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This "Startup Simulator" Game Lets You Disrupt the Tech Industry
Innovate, hire, and fire—a simulator game where everyone can be a startup founder.
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Block'hood's ideal is of harmony and cycles and flows—of inputs that feed into outputs, which feed back into the system again.
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The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Sims
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