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The Connected Lab Team (well, like half of us…)

I’ve been here for almost a year now, but I haven’t really spoken about what I’ve been working on at Connected Lab. And if you take a look at our site, I’m sure you’ll still have a bunch of questions.

We have a number of really exciting projects on the horizon, and I really really wish I could speak more openly about our clients and the projects we’re working on. …

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We set out with ambitious plans but after a year of development, we’ve run out of cash and are shutting down Wattage.

I hate to say it, but Wattage Inc. is no more. We were unable to secure the additional investment we needed, so we’ve decided to close up shop and call it a day. That said, we did manage to secure a deal that allows us to return our investors’ money. So while we didn’t exactly birth a unicorn, at least it wasn’t a total loss.

There are a number of reasons why we failed, and I felt there might be some value in sharing what we learned through this experience. I suppose the first thing we should talk about is our pitch deck. …


Jeremy Bell

Founder & CEO of Mayday

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