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How to Survive Your Start-Up


For those cut out for it, getting your own game studio or service business off the ground is one of the most terrifyingly exciting adventures in life.
In this session, you'll learn about the darker side of start-ups and how to survive some of the most dangerous perils they face. Some of the topics will include: burning your boats, managing angel investors, when friends become foes, planning for growth, and riding the motivation roller-coaster.
Whether you are in a start-up now, or are thinking of one in the future, this session will help to prepare you for the worst, so you can work to be the best.

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