Miki Johnson

jobportraits.com Miki Johnson is cofounder of Job Portraits, a creative agency that helps startups hire more effectively by creating engaging, culture-focused content.
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Built-in trust helps founders form lightning-fast partnership

Aug 30, 2015

A few months ago, Dan Uyemura sent a public request for advice to the Founders Network community. Almost immediately he received an email from James Romeo. Soon after, despite having …

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Are Connections the ‘Secret Sauce’ of Successful Founders?

Jul 29, 2015

We all know Thomas Edison’s quote about perspiration versus inspiration, but in talking with successful founders, we’ve discovered another important factor for success: commiseration. Regularly connecting with colleagues is the …

Skinnyprice founder Dan McGuire (left) and CTO Andrew Jones.

From Peers to Partners: How two founders’ friendship helped them sidestep serious setbacks

May 27, 2015

When Dan McGuire and Andrew Jones first met, each was working on his own startup. Through the South Bay peer mentorship group, they became good friends. Then shit got real. …