A tale of 16 Startups: How Hackthons help Startups fail

A tale of 16 Startups: How Hackthons help Startups fail

My first real encounter with birthing startups dates as far back as  2011. It was Startup weekend Lagos, and we were supposed to turn Lemonades into Heliocopters (Tina Seelig’s definition for being an enterpreneur). We were supposed to think and develop viable technology ideas in 54 hours, Friday evening till the end of Sunday. Should…

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