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Quote Time, Sept 2013

Invention requires a long-term willingness to be misunderstood....     Jeff Bezos A degree of foolishness is essential to entrepreneurship......    Vinod Khosla The more diverse your education, the more likely you will learn how to learn......    Vinod Khosla @ MIT Those who appear to be liberal evoke even more suspicion than those who… Continue reading Quote Time, Sept 2013

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Pause and Decide!

via Prakash Iyer, executive coach and MD, Kimberly-Clark Lever Swaroop Kishen was an unlikely hero. He was an overweight, portly guy who looked like the jovial Hardy -- from the Laurel and Hardy duo. His girth made him instantly recognisable. And quite lovable too. As a cricket-crazy kid, I remember getting Swaroop Kishen's autograph at a… Continue reading Pause and Decide!

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A short and effective 30 second speech

Friends A short speech by the CEO of Coca Cola, short, effective and profound “Imagine life as a game in which you are juggling some five balls in the air. You name them – Work, Family, Health, Friends and Spirit and you’re keeping all of these in the air. You will soon understand that work is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it… Continue reading A short and effective 30 second speech

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Bill Campbell : The Secret Coach

A guru to Apple and Google, Bill Campbell is the most confidential advisor in Silicon Valley. How a former college football coach is shaping the character of an industry The Valley guru keeps a low profile but his rules for success are a growing legend. Think big with talent : Campbell believes startups often hire… Continue reading Bill Campbell : The Secret Coach