Five minutes with Dr. T

December 17, 2014

This week's interview is with James Truchard, better known as Dr T, Founder and CEO of National Instruments (NI). NI is one of the most successful startups in our industry. I asked Dr. T how scary it was putting it all on the line. And then he gives his advice to others looking to follow in a similar path. We also discuss the importance of STEM.

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