Aug 20, 2018 - Bharti Airtel forms independent fibre company; names Abhay Savargaonkar unit CEO

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Hiring for a job you never did or can't do - Steven Sinofsky
One of the most difficult stages in growing your own skillset is when you have to hire someone for a job you can't actually do yourself. Whether you're a founder of a new company, or just growing a company or team, at some point the skills needed for a growing organization exceed your own experience.
Admitting that you don't really have the skills the business requires is the first, and most difficult step. This is especially true as an engineer where there's a tendency to think we can just figure things out. It is not uncommon to go through a thought process that basically boils down to: coding must be the hardest job, so all the other jobs can be done by someone with coding skills.

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