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4 Reasons to Get an Internship at a Startup

4 Reasons to Get an Internship at a Startup

Feb 10, 2011

Among computer science students at MIT, there is constant chatter about landing an internship at Facebook, Google, or Microsoft. The mailing list for jobs is constantly bombarded with emails from these companies and more, stating that the application process is beginning or that the deadline is fast approaching. But why apply for these internships? Good...

Feature Creep and the Importance of Iterations

Feature Creep and the Importance of Iterations

Dec 1, 2010

Software startups are often renowned for having cost-efficient and relatively simple product development trajectories.  Unfortunately, a side effect of cost-efficiency and simplicity is feature creep, which can plague a great startup before it even gets off the ground.  Feature creep occurs when entrepreneurs implement the full vision of their product...