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The difference in product development for software and hardware

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The difference in product development for software and hardware

The difference in product development for software and hardware
The difference in product development for software and hardware

Dr Kamau Gachigi is the founding executive director of Gearbox, Gachigi also co-founded the Africa Innovation Ecosystems Group (AIEG), a company that focuses on creating and managing real-estate based innovation centres of varying scales.

Gachigi also is a member of the Global Council on the Future of Production under the World Economic Forum and of the consultative advisory group of the World Bank’s Partnership for skills in the Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology.

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Product development cycle explained - Course image

Start your business

The ‘Start your business’ course is aimed at founders who are in the phase of developing ideas and testing product-market fit.

The first module focuses on how to build a great team, the second module on the environment you operate in and the third module discusses the importance of knowing your target market.

Each module has a number of learning resources, which include:

  • Theoretical breakdowns where concepts are introduced – relevant to the African context
  • Videos of leading business professionals, entrepreneurs and investors, sharing expert advice
  • Quizzes where you’ll be challenged to apply what you have learnt
  • Useful downloadable templates and documents
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