Bill Gates and Paul Allen. Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard.
Not all entrepreneurs need co-founders, but many successful companies — including Micosoft, Apple, Google and HP — were built by two heads, as shown above.
Whether it’s a childhood friend, a classmate, a relative or even a souse, the decision on who to take on as your co-founder is very key and can be the difference between the success and failure of your business. This video from Entrepreneur Network partner Patrick Bet-David shares 12 tips to make a clear decision on picking a sidekick.