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At Founder Institute New York: Startup Founder 101, aspiring and early-stage startup founders meet once a month to hear candid talks by successful local entrepreneurs brought to you by Founder Institute New York, a New York City Startup Accelerator. Learn the best practices, strategies, and mistakes to avoid from those who have been there, done that. Then, if you’d like, you can share your ideas and plans in a relaxed setting to get personal and professional feedback.

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Upcoming events (2)

How to Comeback from Failure as an Entrepreneur with James Altucher

If you would like to hear first-hand experiences from a serial entrepeneur and tech icon, then join us for this special event with James Altucher. He'll give a candid talk about success and failure in the entrepreneurial world, sharing best practices, strategies and mistakes to avoid. How do you identify a winning idea? How do you get started on your entrepreneurial journey? How do you find talented people to join your team? What is it really like to build a successful company, and what are the steps necessary? He'll cover all of these topics and more, and there will plenty of time for networking!

Becoming An Indistractable Entrepreneur With Nir Eyal

Do you ever wish you were more focused as an entrepreneur? As personal technology becomes more distracting, dedicating our time on purposeful tasks can be a challenge. This is especially problematic in the world of entrepreneurship, where all progress stalls whenever you lose focus. In this talk, Nir Eyal, a best-selling author and a global expert on user behavior and business psychology, dives into the details. He'll outline the best strategies for how to maximize productivity as an entrepreneur, without ignoring your mental and physical well-being. So stop by for insights and a meaningful discussion!

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