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Andrew Warner’s 3 tips to giving interviews for founders and entrepreneurs

Published: Feb 22, 2011 4:25 pm


Andrew Warner (from Mixergy fame) recently sat down with The Startup Foundry for a one-on-one interview. In this video Andrew first established why founders should give interviews, and then gave 3 tips on how to give a great interview.

Cliff notes below.

Andrew’s three key points in giving an interview:
1. Practice – The old adage “Practice makes perfect” is true. Especially on film.
2. Shut up – Don’t trust a producer or editor to cut something stupid that you said.
3. Tell a Story – People remember stories.

Links in this video:
Mixergy.com – Andrew Warner’s Company
Balsmiq – The mockup company from the story Andrew Told
Superconf – The conference Andrew and I will be attending in Miami.
MediaTemple – Our sponsor

You can follow Andrew on Twitter @andrewwarner. For more startup news, follow us on twitter @startupfoundry.

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