Posts tagged ‘Stanford’

On Entrepreneurship and Divergent Thinking

Published: April 7, 2014 | Business, Mindsetting | 1 Comment

What is divergent thinking? Why is divergent thinking important if you want to become an entrepreneur? Below is a brilliant 3-minute video of Tina Seelig, where she explains convergent and divergent thinking. Towards the end, she shares an Oxford University entrance exam question, that applies the principle of divergent thinking ingeniously. Just like the mathematical […]

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Guy Kawasaki: Don’t Write a Mission Statement, Write a Mantra

Published: February 19, 2012 | Business | 3 Comments

A friend of mine told me today that he wants to start his own business soon. My immediate reply was… “Then get ready to lose your weekends.” While I’d like to talk more about the rest of that conversation, I decided that it might be better to just leave it at that. And instead, share […]

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Make Money By Providing Value

Updated: February 4, 2015 | Business, Inspirational, Mindsetting | 14 Comments

What’s the number one excuse when you ask people why they can’t start a business? The answer is probably that they don’t have enough money. What if I told you that it’s possible to start a business with no or little money, would you believe me? Yes, it is possible. And that’s the lesson that […]

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