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Do you do what you do because you think it's important or because others do?

This quote and the previous one by Hunter S. Thompson comes via brainpickings.org, a website that came to my attention through a friend. Just sharing stuff I found through the site that speaks to me and makes me think: 34 more words

Mean People Fight; Creative People (Sometimes) Argue

In his essay “Mean People Fail” a few months ago, Paul Graham has provided more food for thought (for me, at least) than much of anything I’ve read of late. 613 more words

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This Infographic Reveals How Startups Make Billions

From thousands of miles away, Silicon Valley can feel like a magic box: normal people enter and out pop billionaires. But the startup ecosystem is much like the Wizard of Oz, where, when you pull back the green curtain, there stands a man. 135 more words

Technology

Paul Graham thinks Board should keep Master's Belts

Paul Graham has urged the British Boxing Board of Control to reconsider their decision to get rid of the Master’s title.

The Prospect Boxing promoter regularly has his shows headlined with a master’s title and believes losing the belt will hurt small hall boxing. 395 more words

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Lecture 3 - Paul Graham (Before the Startup)

Paul Graham discusses about building a great team & interacting with people whom you would like to work with. What you need to succeed in a startup in not an expertise in startup. 109 more words

Startup Tips

Getting past procrastination; what if I don't want to?

Thank God we only have 100 years to live; we procastinate so much already, if we had more time, we’d get nothing done.

-Steve Smith.

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