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CEO tries 'radical candor' feedback

Aug 04, 2019 - Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

The co-founder and board chairman of the company behind the marketing software Leadpages and Drip, Clay Collins, meets regularly with CEO John Tedesco, often over lunch in Minneapolis' North Loop.

Turning over the CEO job to Tedesco was both Collins' idea and one that he still thinks of as textbook good practice for startups. That day two summers ago when he handed the baton to Tedesco - literally a baton, in the offices - Tedesco was simply a much better CEO.

Yet now when the two ge...