The Startup
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The Startup

The Hardest Types of Startups

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“So… how are things going with your startup?” I asked. I was meeting with a group of five young entrepreneurs who, six weeks earlier, had come to me with what they believed was a brilliant idea for a new startup.

When they first pitched me their idea, I admit I was skeptical. But it’s not my job to tell people whether their startups are good or not. That’s not what good startup mentors do. Instead, I tried to…

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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 @ aarondinin.com