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Entrepreneurs who are Running with the Bulls at White Bull

July 10, 2017

I’ve been to the White Bull conference in Barcelona several times.  I go because I always make at least one important connection there.  I met Harry Marshall…

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China and the US: Can’t we all just get along?

May 16, 2017

In a time when geopolitical relations are strained, one company out of Kansas is looking to form a collaboration between US and Chinese doctors for better healthcare…

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What Does it Take to be a CEO?

May 9, 2017

It had been 365 Days since meeting Mr. Neal Dempsey in person at Neal’s Running Start in San Francisco. And in 365 days, your life can be…

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Saskatoon Swagger

March 23, 2017

Back in November, I wrote about reaching beyond Silicon Valley (link to blog post) to encourage innovation in other cities and towns.  The next industrial revolution will…

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Neal’s Running Start Entrepreneurs Offer their Top 5 Tips and Lessons

February 22, 2017

Last week, I had the pleasure of inviting all the Neal’s Running Start entrepreneurs to Aspen, Colorado for a reunion.  It’s been a little over a year…

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Tech Industry Post-Election

November 22, 2016

What a difference a couple of weeks makes.  In my last blog post, I talked about how technology presented an opportunity for cities around the world to…

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Reaching Beyond Silicon Valley

October 18, 2016

I’ve spent the last few years meeting entrepreneurs from around the globe.  I’ve been to conferences like Web Summit, White Bull, and many meet-ups across the US…

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That’s a Wrap!

July 2, 2016

It’s been a month now since the Neal’s Running Start gang left San Francisco.  I’ve started to get back to my normal routines, but I miss their…

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Nourishing Silicon Valley

June 10, 2016

Raul Lozano has spent his life feeding and nourishing people.  From his time as a young person harvesting food in California’s Central Valley, he has been aware…

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Meet Antti Rikkinen

April 6, 2016

Many of you know that I started my career in sales.  Therefore, I have a special connection with the sales people of the world.  Antti Rikkinen, our…

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