Drawing from some of the most pivotal points in his life, Steve Jobs, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, urged graduates to pursue their dreams and see the opportunities in life’s setbacks– including death itself– at Stanford University’s 114th Commencement on Sunday in Stanford Stadium.
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Bored in school, failing classes, at odds with peers: This child might be an entrepreneur, says Cameron Herold. At TEDxEdmonton, he makes the case for parenting and education that helps would-be entrepreneurs flourish — as kids and as adults.
One Persons Comment that I found extremely interesting:
Jan 24 2011: When I was growing up in India my first business idea was selling coat hangers!! I lived in a village there is no running water and no electricity. Entrepreneurship can spring up even in the worst conditions.Now I am in Medical equipment business in U.S. now!!
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