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Three surprising lessons I learnt on the journey from idea to app

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Three surprising lessons I learnt on the journey from idea to app

Rivers Rainey is a Vend alumni who worked in recruitment. He has since branched out on his own and create a start-up called Chatif.ai, which builds chatbots for companies' career pages. Here, he details what the journey was like making an idea a reality in the form of an app, as well as the experience he had teaching himself to code.

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