Do I have to be engineering to start off a software company?
Hello, i hold a management information systems degree which is not totally related to software development as computer science or software engineering are. But i was thinking to take some software engineering courses through night school at university. I do believe my stronger skills are "management" so i was thinking to hire professionals from india or somewhere else.Honestly, Im confused how to start off or what education should i get to accomplish my dream. I will appreciate as much feedback as possible.. thank you guys.
Asked By: Warrior - 3/5/2011
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Not necessarily. You may want to get an MBA if you want to start your own business with software, especially if you feel you're better at management. An MBA is a Master's degree program, but it will definitely open up more job opportunities for you regardless of your current position.
Answered By: SteveO - 3/5/2011
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Education is a waste of time. To start a company you need a product, a product idea or a large stack of cash to experiment with.
Answered By: Slinky - 3/5/2011
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