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Vietnam venture capital – potential unlocked

VC Cafe

Vietnam’s promising start-up ecosystem. Funds will not be regulated by the Securities Law in Vietnam. Ho Chi Minh City skyline.

The Southeast Asian Country That Google's CEO Thinks Will Be Home to the Next Big Startup Scene

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

On Tuesday, Sundar Pichai spoke to entrepreneurs in Hanoi, Vietnam about how the local entrepreneurial community can succeed globally

After Escaping Communism and Pirates, Now This Entrepreneur Has Google-Sized Ambitions

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In 1978, Christopher Nguyen escaped Vietnam on a refugee boat. Today, he's the founder of Adatao, a red-hot big data startup. Here's how he got from here to there

Vietnam veterans' service honored during ceremony in Kernersville

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Brothers search for photos of NC casualties in Vietnam

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Jim and Tom Reece, brothers from Wilmington, have spent more than a decade seeking out photos of people from North Carolina who were killed during the war in Vietnam RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Vietnam veteran's family to get his medals

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The family of a highly-decorated Vietnam War veteran will receive his medals after a military official spent more than three decades trying to track his relatives following his 19

[Review] Startup Asia

YoungUpstarts

The second part covers the various sectors that have seen the biggest growth in Asia. The only problem?

Museum to mark Vietnam Veterans Day with play, other events

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Museum of History is marking Vietnam Veterans Day with a program that includes a play, a chance to meet the people who fought in the war and personal memorabilia that inc RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) AP) — The N.C.

Medal of Honor recipient, Vietnam vets honored in ceremony

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) AP) — Dozens of old soldiers are remembering the first member of the Army's 82nd Airborne Division to receive the military's highest honor

How a Hungry Childhood Led This Founder to Rethink How the World Eats

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Munchery's Tri Tran drew on his experience growing up in Vietnam--and his escape from the country--to develop the food-delivery business

Entrepreneurship is hard but you can’t die

Steve Blank

was fully engaged in the war in Vietnam. During the Vietnam War ~ 9,000 aircraft and helicopters were destroyed. This was one of mine.

My Favorite Entrepreneur Story in a Long Time

Both Sides of the Table

It was about the founder of Sriracha sauce, David Tran, displaced from Vietnam when the North’s communists took power. ” . Sriracha.

Franchises Finding International Niches

The Entrepreneurial Mind

ENTREPRENEURIAL PROFILE : Tony Chew: KFC Vietnam. KFC Vietnam (KFCV) currently operates 140 restaurants and employees 4,000 workers. [i].

Remains of a Vietnam veteran return to NC 45 years later

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) AP) — The remains of an Army veteran killed 45 years ago in Cambodia have returned to North Carolina

Would love a good bowl of pho right about now. kingdumplr: “The.

Mark Birch

kingdumplr : “ The Best Pho in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam " via The Wall Street Journal.

The Path of Our Lives

Steve Blank

At 19 I joined the Air Force during the Vietnam War. Robert Kennedy/George Bernard Shaw. An Enemy Attack May Make Your Stay Here Unpleasant.

5 Qualities of Incredibly Heroic Leaders

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Santiago Erevia received the Medal of Honor earlier this year as a result of his heroism in Vietnam in 1969. They put others before themselves.

Clusters, Class, Culture and Unfair Advantages

Steve Blank

The Vietnam War was raging, but going to college gave you a draft deferment.). I just finished reading J.D. Here’s how my story unfolded.

Book: Armada

Feld Thoughts

We were too young for free love and Vietnam. Both books are scifi. Both books are heavily gamer influenced. Each moves fast. I was born in 1965.

31 Inspiring Quotes About Why We Remember

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

When the soldiers came home from Vietnam, there were no parades, no celebrations. Memory itself is a funny thing. Norman Schwarzkopf 7.

Richard Branson: It Doesn't Cost Much to Start a Great Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Branson had wanted to give young people a way to speak out against the Vietnam War, but with no funds, he wasn''t sure where to start.

6 Ways To Prevent Disastrous Outsourcing Decisions

Startup Professionals Musings

For example, it is no secret that software pirating is still very common in China, Vietnam, and other cultures. Factor in all the cost elements.

3 Steps to Handle a Crisis Like a Fighter Pilot

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

In 1972 one of my father''s friends in his fighter wing was flying a mission over Northern Vietnam. Air Force. When we panic our mind races.

4 Tips For Overcoming Obstacles

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

While on a three-week trip to Vietnam, I decided to tackle two of my biggest personal challenges. This helped me manage the weight.

[Interview] Amanda Mills, Founder Of Amanda Mills Los Angeles

YoungUpstarts

Lifestyle curator is one of those terms that we hear a lot these days, but what does it really mean? Amanda Mills : Giving, a lesson I learned at home.

NYU Commencement Speech 2016

Steve Blank

When I was 18 I served in the Air Force during the Vietnam War. NYU Engineering Commencement Speech. Or “Learn from others”. The U.S.

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Clusters, Class, Culture and Unfair Advantages

Steve Blank

The Vietnam War was raging, but going to college gave you a draft deferment.). I just finished reading J.D. Here’s how my story unfolded.

China – The Sleeper Awakens (Part 1 of 5)

Steve Blank

Its Second Artillery Corps not only controls China’s ICBMs, but also its short range missiles pointed at Taiwan, Vietnam, Philippines, and U.S.

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Richard Branson: 'Screw it. Just Do It'

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

I was a young man and the Vietnam War was raging, a war I thought never should have been started. That's what Sir Branson did--at age 15.

What Robin Williams Taught Us About Business (and Life) [Slideshare]

Up and Running

Robin Williams died on Monday August 11, 2014. Rest in peace, Robin. Nanu, nanu. What are some of your favorite Robin Williams performances?

Want to Know How to Join One of the Country’s Most Successful VC Fund?

Both Sides of the Table

Matt’s father had medical difficulties due to his service in the Vietnam War and as a result for much of Matt’s later childhood he was raised and provided for by his mom, who worked hard to provide for her family. I recently interviewed Matt Mazzeo of Lowercase Capital. Beat the s**t out of me. What could I be doing better?”

Mexican Peso Slide Will Continue

Chaganomics

While USD is wrapping up its best week in a year the MXN peso has taken a continued beating. Much of the concern is from uncertainty. T.P.P.

5 Smart Ways to Use Holiday Downtime

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Last year, a month spent in Vietnam was an eye opening cultural learning experience. (I No need for a big party. Happy Holidays

3 Reasons Why Every Executive Should be on LinkedIn

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

But what about if you''re expanding and opening a division in, say, VIetnam? Here are 3 ways savvy execs are using it. It''s a must!"

Hacking for Defense & Hacking for Diplomacy – Educator/Sponsor Class

Steve Blank

college campuses circa the Vietnam War (and the riots and student protests at Stanford ). There is nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come. Victor Hugo. Sign up here. An Idea Whose Time Has Come. Our first Hacking for Defense class was a series of experiments. And like all good experiments we tested a set of hypotheses.

Hacking for Defense & Hacking for Diplomacy – Educator/Sponsor Class

Steve Blank

college campuses circa the Vietnam War (and the riots and student protests at Stanford ). There is nothing more powerful than an idea whose time has come. Victor Hugo. Sign up here. An Idea Whose Time Has Come. Our first Hacking for Defense class was a series of experiments. And like all good experiments we tested a set of hypotheses.

Big Data Meets Big Compute

Peter Levine

Here’s a guy who grew up in Vietnam and came to the US with a desire to make a difference. The promise of big data has ushered in an era of data intelligence. From machine data to human thought streams, we are now collecting more data each day, so much that 90% of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years alone.

All Employees Deserve Paid Sabbaticals

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Bolivia, Morocco, Vietnam, and many other exotic locations worldwide, have taught me valuable business lessons. Here's why. Africa is calling.

Following The Trends. What Generations Matter

Chaganomics

It includes some who fought in World War II, most of those who fought the Korean War and many during the Vietnam War. generations. The G.I.

Are You From Where Your Were Born?

Feld Thoughts

My dad was in the Air Force for several years during the Vietnam War after being drafted. In the article The biggest tech company founders from every state I win the callout for Arkansas. ” I was born in Blytheville, Arkansas on an air force base in 1965. My dad’s brother Charlie followed him to Dallas a few years later in 1970.