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Innovation startups passion and life ver 3 (final)


Innovation and start ups manifest the future from ideas. It is more philosophy than technology this presentation aims to illustrate.

Innovation and start ups manifest the future from ideas. It is more philosophy than technology this presentation aims to illustrate.

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  • 1. Innovation and Startups A brief discussion for Snt. Dominic’s College As a Man Thinketh So Is He. James Allen@kevinleversee
  • 2. My Goal is to inspire a future full of inventorsWe can change the world, by changing the way people think. @kevinleversee
  • 3. I amnot an.expert
  • 4. .
  • 5. We have the right to .dream Heroic Dreams
  • 6. Kevin! You must beF*cking Stupid or F*ckingCheap! out of ANYONE in the world WHY WOULD . ANYONE WANT YOU?! -Dean Leversee
  • 7. Typical (Filipino) Student
  • 8. Psychological Maps
  • 9. Psychological Maps
  • 10. Why We Do What We Do Why. Why we do what we do? The Past is not our future. Decision is Destiny. Why did we not achieve the goal? What stops us from being our best? At the end of the day… Its Us. EMOTION.
  • 11. Things that Stop Us• Family Pressures – What was ten years ago is not today• Money Pressures – We do not have a $ problem, we have idea problem• Society (Culture) Pressures – The virtue of selfishness
  • 12. You do not want agood job.You want whatthat job gives you
  • 13. You do not wantTechnologyYou want whatthat Technologygives you
  • 14. What Do YOUwant?Do you evenknow?
  • 15. Learn how toLearn.You are the Pilot.
  • 16. Connections have Meaning
  • 17. How things are Versus What they Can Be?Go from Victim to VictorChange the DNAEmpowerInspire new startups
  • 18. Transcend• Decision is Destiny = Evolve• Greatness is a process = Agility• Excellence is a habit not a virtue = Iterations
  • 19. Desire, Human Behavior and the Village
  • 20. Myth=
  • 21. It is a business not a science project or popularity contest
  • 22. Why?• Desire is the foundation to everything• Human behavior is social• Linguistic relativity and the village• Social knowledge and cultures• Village is intimacy• The world is our village
  • 23. Do schools Kill Creativity?Why do Sh*t you hate?
  • 24. Natural ability without education has more oftenattained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability. Cicero @KevinLeversee kleversee@gmail.com
  • 25. Sources• http://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity.html• http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nerd• http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_to_Great Good to great book and research powerful and a major cornerstone in my life http://www.jimcollins.com/article_topics/articles/good-to-great.html• http://www.ted.com/talks/tony_robbins_asks_why_we_do_what_we_do.html Tony Robbins on why we do what we do• Synaptic Web (Cloud Ave) http://www.cloudave.com/link/on-the-synaptic-web – (Paper) http://synapticweb.pbworks.com/• http://youtu.be/EhqZ0RU95d4 Gary V on why do sh*t you hate?• John Battelle (Google Rolls Out Social Search) http://battellemedia.com/archives/005107.php• Mark Granovetter Network Theory Revisited The strength of Ties http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=• Small Worlds (paper then book) http://tam.cornell.edu/tam/cms/manage/upload/SS_nature_smallworld.pdf• Google Paper (The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Hypertextual Web Search Engine) http://ilpubs.stanford.edu:8090/361/• Aardvark Paper (“Anatomy of a Large-Scale Social Search Engine” ) http://www.resourceshelf.com/2010/02/06/social-searching-with-aardvark-a- large-social-search-engine/ – TechCrunch (Impact of Aardvark paper) http://techcrunch.com/2010/02/02/aardvark-research/• Abandoning the News http://carnegie.org/publications/carnegie-reporter/single/view/article/item/124/• Wave McannErickson (Slideshare) http://www.slideshare.net/webrazzi/universal-mccann-wave-3 – (Full Report) http://ia311314.us.archive.org/2/items/UniversalMccannWave3PowerToThePeople/Wave3.pdf• Pew Report (Social Media and Young Adults) http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2010/Social-Media-and-Young-Adults.aspx• Danah Boyd (Trust and Intimacy) http://www.danah.org/papers/Ubicomp2003WorkshopApp2.pdf – (World Of Warcraft) http://www.zephoria.org/thoughts/archives/2005/11/05/the_power_of_so.html (Glocalization) http://www.danah.org/papers/Etech2006.html – (Streams of Content) http://www.danah.org/papers/talks/Web2Expo.html – (iPhone Cluster Effect) http://www.zephoria.org/thoughts/archives/2008/07/15/can_the_iphone.html – (sociality is learning) http://www.zephoria.org/thoughts/archives/2009/11/30/sociality_is_le.html• John Seely Brown (push pull) www.johnseelybrown.com/pushmepullyou4.72.pdf• John Hagel http://www.johnhagel.com/view20051015.shtml• Cluetrain (The Cluetrain Manifesto) http://www.cluetrain.com• Metcalf (pro) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metcalfe%27s_law – (counter) http://spectrum.ieee.org/computing/networks/metcalfes-law-is-wrong