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5 Stupid Ways I Made Building Startups Harder Than It Needed to Be

Are you sure you’re not doing the same things?

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You already know building startups is hard. I knew it, too, back when I first started building my venture-backed tech companies. It didn’t stop me from trying, and it shouldn’t stop you, either. But here’s the part that’s easy to overlook: Since building startups is already…




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Aaron Dinin, PhD

Aaron Dinin, PhD

I teach entrepreneurship at Duke. Software Engineer. PhD in English. I write about the mistakes entrepreneurs make since I’ve made plenty. More @

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