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Steady Wins The Race, And Other Unintentional Lessons From MIT

Steady Wins The Race, And Other Unintentional Lessons From MIT

Aug 27, 2010

Several years ago, I wrote a tongue-in-cheek essay on lessons I unintentionally learned as an MIT student, as practiced in my career as a software engineer. Recently, the MIT Entrepreneur Review suggested I try a variation with the lessons applied to, naturally, entrepreneurs. These lessons perhaps still tilt toward software startups, but I hope they’re...

Entrepreneurship Lessons by MIT Sloan MBA

Entrepreneurship Lessons by MIT Sloan MBA

Jun 8, 2010

In 2008 I left Portugal and BCG to come to MIT Sloan and join the MBA class of 2010. One of my goals coming to Sloan? To learn about entrepreneurship, absorbing experiences shared by the existing entrepreneurial community. I believe I learned a few lessons about it from different sources, and since I haven’t seen a similar compilation posted anywhere, I...