Early Exits

By December 3, 2016 No Comments

Get this: some folks get together for the weekend for the purpose of starting a business.  By the end of the weekend they have designed a product, built it, advertised it on the web, and have sales by Monday.  Wow.  Obviously we’re talking about a technology business and the product is an ap or electronic tool, not the next driverless car, but still that’s amazingly fast.

I read this story in Basil Peters book, Early Exits. If I could think of a way to bring this activity to a classroom, I would.  But I can’t right now.  Why not have a couple of kids from your class tag along on one of these and put together a video about the experience?  If you can’t bring Mohammed to the mountain…