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The One Type of Entrepreneur You Should Never Take Advice From

Some entrepreneurs are trying to help you, but others are just trying to help themselves

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I invited a founder to be a guest speaker in one of my entrepreneurship classes. He’d recently moved his company to San Francisco and successfully raised a $3 million seed round, so I thought he’d have some good…




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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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