Both startups and legacy companies come with advantages and disadvantages. Long-established corporations can benefit from adopting some of the work processes used at startups and vice-versa. Whether you’re a startup or a legacy business, consider partnering with an opposite-cycle company that is not a direct competitor. Encourage both sets of employees to show each other how work gets done with an eye toward implementing new, better practices. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Les mer her