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Leapfrogging into the Future

thebarefootvc

One such conversation was with a doctor from Burma. He was intrigued by what this distributed infrastructure could mean for his work in Burma.

Leapfrogging into the Future

thebarefootvc

One such conversation was with a doctor from Burma. He was intrigued by what this distributed infrastructure could mean for his work in Burma.

80’S TUESDAY: Secrets by Mission of Burma - Time for some.

Mark Birch

80’S TUESDAY: Secrets by Mission of Burma - Time for some punk to get things going this morning. Mission of Burma was a little known local Boston band in the early 80’s that managed to have an outsized influence on the future of alternative music. Mission of Burma Secrets Vs. post-punk hardcore Boston 80's Tuesday

8 Tips On Intercultural Communication And International Etiquette To Create Successful Business Relationships In Asia

YoungUpstarts

By Sharon Schweitzer, J.D., Because only then can they create lasting relationships that make prosperity and profitability possible. In the U.S.,

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"People would hear us and it wouldn’t make much sense,” says Conley, “but we were."

Mark Birch

““People would hear us and it wouldn’t make much sense,” says Conley, “but we were doing it with such conviction that they would give it another shot.”” - Clint Conley from Mission of Burma in “ Our Band Could Be Your Life ”. Mission of Burma Clint Conley Our Band Could Be Your Life hardcore punk culture passion conviction startups

COVER FRIDAY: That’s When I Reached For My Revolver.

Mark Birch

COVER FRIDAY: That’s When I Reached For My Revolver performed by Moby - Last week I posted some Mission of Burma off the excellent Vs album. Animal Rights Cover Friday Mission of Burma Moby Signals Calls And Marches That's When I Reached For My Revolver rockHowever, there best known song is the one I am posting this week.

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10 Day Awareness+Wisdom Meditation Retreat

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

They each have been practicing meditation for 40+ years, including tours as monks and nuns in Burma. They are arising and passing away. I know.

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Dr Zarni: The death of intellectual sympathy

EIN News

founded the Free Burma Coalition in the United States in 1995. He now lives and works. the role of a business guarantor for venture capitalists and other foreign firms, and in many

Get a Life! 22 Execs Share Their Tips

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Work-life balance a little out of whack? We asked busy entrepreneurs to give us their best tricks for coping with the daily grind. Start dancing.

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Witness: The Power of an Empowered You

charliecrystle.com

Last night I was at an amazing fundraiser for a cause I've supported since 2000. Mission Research was created out of that experience. technology

COVER FRIDAY: Show Me The Way by Dinosaur Jr. (Peter Frampton.

Mark Birch

But it was Boston that had one of the most thriving and dynamic alternative music scenes in the country with bands like Mission of Burma, Pixies, Morphine, and many others. COVER FRIDAY: Show Me The Way by Dinosaur Jr. Peter Frampton cover) - For a brief period of time in the early 90’s, the music scene was all about Seattle. Dinosaur Jr.

5 historic billboard campaigns (or everything old is new again)!

crowdSPRING Blog

Burma Shave highway signs (1925). Shoot the brute some… Burma-Shave! Here are a few classics of the ilk, still effective today.

Book Review: The Monk and the Riddle

Ben Casnocha: The Blog

Komisar, who's currently a partner at Kleiner Perkins, comes to some of his most important realizations about life while on a motorcycle in Burma speaking to a monk and also when lost in bad weather in Scotland. There's also discussion of life / career philosophy more generally. Hence the title. An inspiring story.

A Glimpse: My American Dream

thebarefootvc

When I looked at my inbox this morning, I had emails from six organizations I have advised/worked with over the past couple of years (including Astia and Techstars ) announcing their partnership with the White House’s Startup America initiative. It seems like yesterday (although it was 1989!) Conforming will give you the status quo.

the world without altgate

Altgate

  I was just looking at the 2008 Google Analytics data for Altgate.    It is an amazing tool.  and Israel (0.6%). 

WayTooEarly: @Martin RIP

WayTooEarly

   After his trip to Asia last Christmas, when I was chiding him for not knowing that it's now called Myanmaar (he said it was tough to get the visas for Burma), he emailed to say he was going to be in LA after Sundance, where he had checked out a film one of my cousins worked on,  and did I know folks he should meet.