Current Education Models Don’t Foster Entrepreneurship

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Last weekend, Three Day Startup came to Nashville and took 37 Vanderbilt students through an intense, three day accelerator. They went from idea, through testing assumptions, customer discovery, business modeling, and finally pitch development, in under three days. One team, was out testing an MVP by hour 26. How’s that for education? Within college classrooms today, business students work with business students. Engineers with engineers. Computer scientists with computer scientists. The current model of learning doesn’t foster entrepreneurship. Collaboration does. Over the past three … [Read more...]