Onstage at TED2012, Peter Diamandis makes a case for optimism — that we’ll invent, innovate and create ways to solve the challenges that loom over us. “I’m not saying we don’t have our set of problems; we surely do. But ultimately, we knock them down.” Source: TED
According to the latest annual Kauffman Index report, which measures entrepreneurship across the country, Silicon Valley has lost its title as the hottest hub for startups, moving to # 3 behind Austin ranked #1 and Miami/Ft. Lauderdale #2. The index, which is managed by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, measures national, state and metropolitan levels[…]Read More
Bill Gross explains on his TED Talk The single biggest reason why startups succeed. Gross is the Founder of American incubator Idealab, which has in the past two decades been responsible for launching over 100 companies, including Citysearch, CarsDirect, GoTo, NetZero and Tickets.com, to name a few. Source: TED Talk
Robert Kaplan, Professor of Management Practice and Senior Associate Dean for External Relations at Harvard Business School, discusses reaching your full potential with the new class of GHC Fellows. Professor Kaplan previously served as Vice Chairman of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Take Away: Leadership is about adding value to others and the future will take care of itself!