Putting your startup office in a nursing home. Hot or not?


Most founders sacrifice time at home to see their startup dreams fulfilled. But would you trade living on your own for living in a nursing home? This one is worth the read.

This founder moved his team into a conference room at a nursing home while they pursued funding and got their fledgling company off the ground. In exchange for treating patients, this company got rent.

Is free rent worth closing deals over the sounds of bingo in the background? That’s up to you to decide.

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Blake is the Head of Product at Engine. Blake has worked for and with some of the largest ecommerce companies in Arkansas, growing teams and building digital products that have been used by millions. With a background in Computer Science and a passion for product and user experience, Blake leads the charge in building the next-generation ecommerce platform that is Engine.