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General / Overview

Career Choice


Team Building: Leadership, Management and Culture

Organizational structures and processes

Testing your MVP and Finding Product/Market Fit

Primary Market Research

Secondary Market Research

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Turning a consulting business to a product business

Founders' Decisions

Basics of Finance (i.e. managing money)


Marketing and Sales

Growth hacking

Sector Deep Dives

Resources for learning about industry sectors at MIT

Product Design

General Product Design Guidelines

User Experience (UX) Design

Product Development

Request for Proposals (RFP) / Request for Quotes (RFQ)

Product Management

Business Model and Pricing

Scaling - Manufacturing

Scaling - Process and Infrastructure

Raising money - equity based

Raising money - crowdfunding

Raising money - Grants, prizes and accelerators

Many thanks to Dr. Chris Jones of iRobot for running a seminar at MIT in July 2017 on how to navigate the SBIR/STTR system.

Pitching, Presentations and Public Speaking

Human Resources

Work-Life Balance

Readings on work life balance

Anti-Fragility in the face of crisis

Making progress on hardware product development without access to makerspaces

Corporate Entrepreneurship

Building Entrepreneurship Systems

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