Posts Categorized: Entrepreneurial Mindset


Kaifu Lee and I at TechCrunch Disrupt Beijing 2011

Is Taiwan’s innovation environment ‘diseased?’ Kaifu Lee, ex-Google China chief, thinks so.

Last month Kai-fu Lee, ex-Google China chief and current CEO of Innovation Works, announced he would be moving back home to Taiwan in order ...

  • October 29, 2013
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Startup university: Free online courses on tech entrepreneurship

Higher education, particularly in the United States, is being disrupted. As university fees soar and incomes contract, people are calling in...

  • September 10, 2012
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Video: Tim Draper on women entrepreneurs

Here’s a video interview with Tim Draper, manager director of Silicon Valley venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson. He talks ab...

  • April 25, 2012
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Vickers Venture Partners’ Jeff Chi seeks young, talented, world-changing entrepreneurs

Gwen and I caught up with Dr Jeff Chi of Vickers Venture Partners (VVP) at the sidelines of DEMO Asia to catch his views on the startup scen...

  • March 2, 2012
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Now, even Manchester United loves Mamee

This Malaysia-based F&B company grew from humble beginnings into a Monster.

  • August 17, 2011
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Death by poor execution: How your startup can avoid failure

Business coach and former venture capitalist RJ Sridhar shares some tips on how to avoid dooming your startup as it expands.

  • July 25, 2011
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Starting Up Start-Ups @ Neoteny Conference

For those who have missed the Neoteny Conference earlier this month, you should check out this interesting panel entitled “Starting Up...

  • December 31, 2009
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Do You Think Differently?

An old 1997 Apple ad from the Think Different campaign.

  • November 6, 2009
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Entrepreneurs, please please please use your research skills

What is one of the important components in getting an expensive education in Singapore? Our contributor, Wong Meng Weng thinks that research...

  • July 28, 2009
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Singapore needs Silicon Valley’s open source culture, says Meng Weng Wong of JFDI

Meng Weng Wong speaks about the challenges to build a high-tech entrepreneurship ecosystem in Singapore.

  • December 14, 2012
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Can meditation impact entrepreneurship and the world? Google’s happiness guru thinks so

Chade-Meng Tan hopes his book, Search Inside Yourself, can bring about the conditions for world peace.

  • July 9, 2012
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How businesses in Singapore are going green

The adoption of green practices among entrepreneurs could become the new black in 2012. With natural resources dwindling, the quest for more...

  • March 23, 2012
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Don’t compete with the same old mindset and approach

“Moneyball” the movie was based on the book of the same title written by Michael Lewis published in 2003, and revolves around th...

  • February 21, 2012
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How Singapore firms can scale for success — and other vids from Dr Tony Tan Q&A

On August 3, SGE organized a Chillin’ With session with presidential candidate Dr Tony Tan where entrepreneurs and investors got to as...

  • August 17, 2011
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[Video] The Entrepreneurial Spirit

Every company that exists today had to have been a startup before.

  • May 16, 2011
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Sir Bob Geldof on The Power of The Individual

The recently concluded Youth Engagement Summit 2009 (YES2009) conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia brought together an impressive line-up of...

  • November 20, 2009
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How Do You Remove Empty Soapboxes?

A simple story of creativity has been going around and we thought it would be good to share with our readers.

  • October 16, 2009
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Entrepreneurs Can Change The World

What do you get when you combine 25,000 chocolate-covered grasshoppers and an inspirational video? A brilliant marketing campaign by Grassho...

  • June 28, 2009
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