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Professor Deepak Hegde, Director of Stern’s Endless Frontier Labs (EFL), explains why there is no "one-size-fits all" approach to scaling a startup and outlines the fundamentals of growing a business, citing an example from EFL

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Excerpt from Business Insider -- When it comes to scaling your company, 'there is not a one-size-fits-all approach.' That's according to Deepak Hegde, associate professor of management and organizations at New York University. Hegde also directs Endless Frontier Labs, which helps technology and science startups scale. (One alum is Analytical Flavor Systems, a machine-learning and artificial-intelligence platform that predicts individual taste profiles that's now being leveraged to design boutique bread flavors.) For one startup, Hegde said, scaling might mean locating a large-scale manufacturing facility to get a product out to wider markets. For another startup, scaling might mean hiring a sales team.

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