<p>In <i>Lead Upwards: How Startup Joiners Can Impact New Ventures, Build Amazing Careers, and Inspire Great Teams</i>, startup marketing leader Sarah E. Brown delivers an illuminating and accessible guide to maximizing your impact and delivering results in a startup leadership role. The author draws on over a decade of experience scaling SaaS companies as she explains how to prepare for, earn, and succeed in an executive role at a startup company. <p>The book describes every step on the way to realizing your goals—and the goals of your startup—as you navigate the gap between a management role and the executive team. It covers what to do in your first 90 days, how to build and sustain a healthy team culture, and the art of communicating results to your leadership team and board. You’ll also learn: <ul> <li>How to manage the challenges posed by leading a remote, distributed, or hybrid team</li> <li>Management strategies based on inclusive and diverse teambuilding, alignment with business objectives, and inspirational leadership</li> <li>Effective ways to level up your skills and stay current as your company grows </li></ul><p>A must-read book for current and aspiring executives at startup firms, <i>Lead Upwards</i> will also earn a place on the bookshelves of startup board members, founders, funders, and managers seeking a singularly insightful discussion of business leadership.