Over this past winter break, I found myself somehow in the most rural of places in Victoria, Australia picking blueberries when I heard something happening out in the open fields. I went over to explore what was happening. All I saw were two tractors rolling up hay bales. Like you are also probably thinking, this … Continue reading Farms, Where Technology Reigns As King.
About the author: The Yale graduate, Eric Reis, is a successful entrepreneur and the author of the NY Time bestseller The Lean Startup. Reis career background includes his experience at IMVU, an online video game and website, where he directed the company as the CTO. He’s most well known for his lean startup methodology which … Continue reading Book Summary: The Lean Startup By Eric Ries
“Welcome to the revolution.” With an opening sentence such as this, I expected big things from Platform Revolution. It did not disappoint. Co-written by Geoffrey G. Parker, Marshall W. Van Alstyne, and Sangeet Paul Choudary in 2016, these authors have made significant contributions the world of economics, business, and education, and all of these men … Continue reading Book Review: Platform Revolution
How to Build Habit-Forming Products I read the book “Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products” by Nir Eyal. The overall premise of this book is to teach entrepreneurs how to design a product that will draw users in and keep them “hooked” so they return to the product over and over again. Eyal argues that when a … Continue reading Book Summary || Hooked
Who I am: What’s up guys! My name is Robert Yuen, a Junior studying Economics and minoring in Finance. I spent half my time in the US and China growing up. Traveling and adapting to new environments has allowed me to gain a more worldly view. Spending my early years in the beautiful cities of … Continue reading Selfie: Robert Yuen
Prague, June 2018 Hi everyone! My name is Mackenzie Deans, and I am sophomore in the Carroll School of Management with concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurship. I'm originally from south Florida but now live in Charlotte, North Carolina. I have two incredible parents and a younger brother, who could not be more opposite than me … Continue reading Selfie: Mackenzie Deans
A common thought, at least in my experience, is that the way startups work and are managed is vastly different from that of massive established companies. However, Eric Ries analyzes the entrepreneurial management style and how it can benefit all companies. Although The Startup Way by Eric Ries is a follow up book to his … Continue reading Book Summary: The Startup Way by Eric Ries