Do have a look at the Supplemental Materials given in the below section to place a request for purchase H. Roizen, the adjusted adaptation said in the Teaching Note. Just staff with Harvard Business Publishing Educator Premium Access may get to this supplemental case. Heidi Roizen, a financial speculator at SOFTBANK Venture Capital and a previous business person, keeps up a broad individual and expert system. She influences this system to advantage both herself as well as other people. The case considers the strides she's taken to manufacture and develop a system that is both wide and profound.
What are the strengths of Roizen’s network as we see it at the end of the case? The weaknesses?
What specific steps did Roizen take to develop her network? To maintain it?
How does your own network compare with Roizen’s? To what do you attribute any differences you observe?
What suggestions would you give Roizen for adjusting and maintaining her network as she becomes more involved as an Internet venture capitalists?