Lend Academy Podcast: Mike Baliman on Small Company Boards

Mike Baliman runs the London Fintech Podcast and last made an appearance on the Lend Academy Podcast back in 2016; Baliman has recently written a book called “The Realpolitik Of The Unlisted Company Board: Making Your Board An Engine Of Growth” which goes into depth about how to create an optimal board of directors to help your company grow; this is something that founders often overlook when they are building out their board but there are some real advantages to having a high quality board of directors; some of the topics covered in this episode include the major differences between a public company board and a small company board, when an entrepreneur should think about creating a board, the difference between the approaches of the serial founder and first time founder to creating a board and how a board should evolve as a company grows. Lend Academy

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    With efforts in many different areas of the team, she helps manage, organize and execute digital and event content. She works with webinars, podcasts, social media along with managing the hundreds of speakers that attend our conferences. Emily was a part of the Zimmerman Advertising Program at the University of South Florida. She graduated in 2019 receiving a Bachelor of Science in Business Advertising.