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Making Bold Decisions in Challenging Times

While many enterprises have been struggling to stay afloat through the pandemic, some leaders have made bold strategic decisions to scale during these profoundly uncertain times. How should founders weigh the risks, particularly when even more factors are out of their control? In this session, Professor Mike Useem and panelists Amy Errett, WG'88, CEO and Co-Founder at Madison Reed and Partner at True Ventures, Chad Robins, WG'02, CEO and Co-Founder at Adaptive Biotechnologies Corporation, and Davis Smith, G'11, WG'11, CEO and Founder at Cotopaxi will discuss the challenges business leaders and their firms have faced when deciding to scale as well as the opportunities they continue to eye for the future.




Michael Useem
William and Jacalyn Egan Professor of Management
Director, Center for Leadership and Change Management
Editor, Wharton Leadership Digest

About Mike



Amy Errett, WG'88
CEO and Co-Founder, Madison Reed
Partner, Greylock 

About Amy



Chad Robins, WG'02
CEO and Co-Founder, Adaptive Biotechnologies Corporation


 About Chad





Davis Smith, G'11, WG'11
CEO and Founder, Cotopaxi

About Davis


Via BlueJeans Events Virtual Platformm

DATE: Wednesday, February 3, 2021
TIME:  9:30 am - 10:30 am PT

COST: Free

Registration required in advance, space is limited. 

Can't watch live? A recording will be posted to the Venture Lab website when available.


The Wharton Scale School workshop series offers solutions to critical challenges faced by rapidly growing companies. Scale School is your guide as you move beyond initial product-market fit to the creation of a large enterprise of tremendous value. 


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