Posted on : July 2, 2018
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Category : Management
Starting a company out of your garage sounds exciting — invoking visions of Silicon Valley greats Hewlett Packard and Apple, and Jeff Bezos starting Amazon in his Seattle garage circa 1994. That is, until you actually start a company in your garage. Chieh Huang knows this from experience. He launched Boxed from his parents’ garage. He got long, unsatisfied glances from his mother-in-law. “Everyone wants to start a business in their garage — they think it’s sexy — but when you actually sit as a 30-year-old in a garage — it’s not so sexy.”