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Startup Basics and Orientation

Fall 2011 Amsterdam Semester

What do you need to know to be successful in the Founder Institute? What can you expect from launching a startup? What traits are required to be successful?

Understand the program and startup life.
2011-10-11, 06:30 PM


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Frans Nauta

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