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in the best spirit of R&D (which stands for “Rip off and Duplicate”), we can borrow many lessons from their work


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I like this. R&D stands for "rip off and duplicate." I like this. I, also, can take and synthesize what i have learned from different sources and then present this to others. i really like the idea of becoming an expert. Now, what would I like to become an expert at? How about at founding software companies? That sounds quite promising. Public speaking. I find myself standing up quite straight when I think of becoming an expert at starting software companies.