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Why big tech companies like Google can still innovate
Re: Karim R. Lakhani
Start-ups, in contrast, tend to base their future on a single product or concept. They bet big, but most of them "end up dying," said Karim Lakhani, an assistant professor at Harvard Business School. "They go out there, they try different things and then there's a large, large failure rate," he said.