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Dan Lyons on The Truth Behind Tech Start-ups

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Watch Dan Lyons, novelist, journalist and screenwriter, in our latest RSA Spotlight - the edits which take you straight to the heart of the event!

What is the truth behind the Silicon Valley hype? Is it solid business or a hot-air bubble full of ‘wantrepeneurs’? When Dan Lyons joined one of the buzzy Boston start-ups that typify the industry, he ended up with a fascinating inside perspective. Lyons is one of the lone dissenting voices amongst the tech hype, and reveals the dysfunctional culture that prevails in a world flush with money and devoid of experience.

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