7 TIPS FOR A SUCCESSFUL TECHNOLOGY VENTURE IMMERSION

The first half of TVI is dedicated to hardware-focused product design. We kicked off with a whirlwind of ten electrical and mechanical labs in just 48 hours—ranging from designing a Bluetooth-enabled remote control for a motor to constructing a wooden beer case. For many of us, those first two days were an opportunity to dust off some old skills we hadn’t put to work since we left our previous jobs (and for former software engineers like me, the first time since undergrad). For everyone, it was an opportunity to pick up some new skills.