Kungfu For Geeks

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Kungfu for Geeks, Tips for Startups

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Kungfu For Geeks

  1. 1. Kungfu for Geeks dailykungfu.com
  2. 2. What is Kungfu? <ul><li>Kungfu = Skill through effort. </li></ul><ul><li>Also means high skills </li></ul><ul><li>Eg. Ubuntu kungfu or financial fu </li></ul><ul><li>Also refers to Chinese Martial Arts </li></ul><ul><li>Arts: Painting, Music, Dance </li></ul><ul><li>Sciences: Physics, Chemistry, Biology </li></ul><ul><li>Kungfu is an integrated system </li></ul>
  3. 3. Why Kung Fu? <ul><li>Physical Health </li></ul><ul><li>Mental Health </li></ul><ul><li>Self Defence </li></ul><ul><li>Life Education </li></ul><ul><li>Anti-Violence </li></ul><ul><li>Pro-Intelligence </li></ul>
  4. 4. Allied Health or Mental Arts <ul><li>Yoga </li></ul><ul><li>Qigong </li></ul><ul><li>Aerobics </li></ul><ul><li>Gym </li></ul><ul><li>Court Games </li></ul><ul><li>Chess </li></ul><ul><li>Sports </li></ul>
  5. 5. Types of Martial Arts <ul><li>North Asia: Karate, Taekwondo </li></ul><ul><li>China: Northern, Southern </li></ul><ul><li>SEA: Muay Thai, Bando, Bakator </li></ul><ul><li>Nusantara: Silat, Kali, Kuntao </li></ul><ul><li>India: Silambam, Kalaripayattu </li></ul><ul><li>Western: Boxing, Systema, Fencing </li></ul><ul><li>Others: Caporeira etc </li></ul>
  6. 6. Divisions <ul><li>Styles / Geography / Lineage </li></ul><ul><li>Long vs Short </li></ul><ul><li>Hand vs Feet </li></ul><ul><li>Strike vs Lock / Throws </li></ul><ul><li>Internal vs External </li></ul><ul><li>Sports vs Street </li></ul><ul><li>Modern vs Traditional </li></ul>
  7. 7. Anatomical Tools <ul><li>Hand </li></ul><ul><li>Forearm </li></ul><ul><li>Elbow </li></ul><ul><li>Shoulder </li></ul><ul><li>Hip </li></ul><ul><li>Head </li></ul><ul><li>Knee </li></ul><ul><li>Shin </li></ul><ul><li>Instep </li></ul><ul><li>Heel </li></ul><ul><li>Advanced Hand </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fist </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Palm </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Claw </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hook </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Spear </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Weapons <ul><li>Blunt vs Bladed </li></ul><ul><li>Short vs Long </li></ul><ul><li>Rigid vs Flexible </li></ul><ul><li>Bladed weapons </li></ul><ul><li>Traditional vs Modern </li></ul>
  9. 9. Five Elements <ul><li>Wood </li></ul><ul><li>Fire </li></ul><ul><li>Earth </li></ul><ul><li>Metal </li></ul><ul><li>Water </li></ul>
  10. 10. Five Elements for Startups <ul><li>Wood – Ideas, Concepts, Knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Fire – Ignition, Startup </li></ul><ul><li>Earth – Persistence, Endurance, Patience </li></ul><ul><li>Metal – Harvest, Profit </li></ul><ul><li>Water – Investment, Distribution </li></ul>
  11. 11. Light the Fire
  12. 12. Peyton Conway March <ul><li>There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life - happiness, freedom, and peace of mind - are always attained by giving them to someone else. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Mahatma Gandhi <ul><li>The measure of success is not in the result but the effort. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Iman Ali <ul><li>Everyone who is faced with mortality asks for more time. </li></ul><ul><li>While everyone who still has time make excuses for procrastination. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Douglas MacArthur <ul><li>There is no security in this life, </li></ul><ul><li>only opportunity. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Andrew Carnegie <ul><li>I began to learn what poverty meant. </li></ul><ul><li>It was burnt into my heart then that my father had to beg for work. </li></ul><ul><li>And then and there came the resolve that I would cure that when I got to be a man. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Andrew Carnegie <ul><li>Concentrate your energies, </li></ul><ul><li>your thoughts and your capital. </li></ul><ul><li>The wise man puts all his eggs </li></ul><ul><li>in one basket and watches the basket. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Andrew Carnegie <ul><li>A sunny disposition is worth more than fortune. Young people should know that it can be cultivated; that the mind like the body can be moved from the shade into sunshine. </li></ul>
  19. 19. dailykungfu.com

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