Founder’s Corner: Gina Bianchini of Mighty Networks on goal setting, recruiting, and staying customer focused
Gina explains why enabling people to connect around their passions is important for today’s society. Along the way, she also discusses:
- Her unique perspective on building a company in a competitive market
- How she approaches recruiting from a career development standpoint
- How she manages her time as a CEO
- Why she starts each day by outlining intentions and goals
Gina has a storied history building social networks and communities online. Before starting Mighty Networks, Gina cofounded Ning with Marc Andreessen and pioneered social community building. Under her leadership, the platform grew to 90 million people across 300,000 active communities in entertainment, politics, and education.
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