Startup Nightmares: Stories From The Dark Side
Startups are the world's most effective value-creation units.They come with their own set of rules, behaviours & expectations. They embody the dream of a democratized economy, where anyone with an idea can change the world, and become wealthy doing so. We've all heard the stories. We've all seen the magazine covers. But how many of us witnessed the collateral damage? How many of us heard of the hidden costs?
Translating the good intentions of talented individuals into sustainable frameworks is not an easy thing. So how can investors, founders and startup employees channel their ambition and resources more constructively? This talk offers the stories, lessons and insights to help us do exactly that.
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