Final Version Of My Talk Ziona


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  • The social networks led me to new places that I had never experienced
  • Final Version Of My Talk Ziona

    1. 1. Innovation 2010
    2. 2. Inspiring <ul><li>A person has a moral responsibility when you have more than you need, to do wise things with it and give intelligently. </li></ul><ul><li> JK Rowling </li></ul>
    3. 3. Thanks to Our Yiddisher Mama
    4. 4. Two Yiddisher Mamas We collect people <ul><li>Talented people </li></ul><ul><li>Finding opportunities </li></ul>Be nice and participate
    5. 5. The culture of Creativity and Innovation in Israel 2010 Making egg plant to chopped liver Just do it!
    6. 6. Background <ul><li>2007 – 2010 A founding member developer on Social Network, Truemanity </li></ul><ul><li>2006 Fundraising for non-profits </li></ul><ul><li>2000-2004 Opened a Coffee bar Doing network marketing Leading a Group in Sunrider of 1000 people </li></ul><ul><li>1992 Immigrated to Israel. Settle the family. Developed artistic skills. homemaker </li></ul><ul><li>1980 Married. worked in Jewelry Business, work in community </li></ul><ul><li>1978 Factory in the Fashion </li></ul><ul><li>1976 Studied Fashion Design </li></ul><ul><li>1974 Assistant buyer Fashion </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>Activist Social Entrepreneur
    7. 7. Threw myself out <ul><li>The social networks led me to places that I had never been! </li></ul>
    8. 8. WHAT I WILL BE ADDRESSING IN MY TALK <ul><li>The next part will be throwing out ideas into the audience for discussion… so please participate and share your ideas? </li></ul>Stage 1 stage2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5 Vision Idea Founding the group and doing due diligence Taking professional advice of accountants and lawyer Building the site and making content
    9. 9. The line is fine
    10. 11. Persistence allows fresh insights <ul><li>Failure is a great motivator </li></ul>
    11. 12. What do you regard to be your biggest failure? <ul><li>????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????? </li></ul>
    12. 13. What I learned
    13. 14. Do not be a sucker for the system <ul><li>Be courageous, outspoken, an independent thinker, someone who cares and can bring it all together. </li></ul>
    14. 15. Change the rules to work for you <ul><li>Develop the attributes that what you do matters! </li></ul>
    15. 16. To hear or not to hear
    16. 17. <My question is?>
    17. 18. Think it is the same with community! <ul><li>&quot;The best way to give advice to your children is to find out what they want and then advise them to do it.&quot; -Harry S. Truman </li></ul>
    18. 19. Feedback please???
    19. 20. Think Big! Be Bold! Take action!
    20. 21. You can only facilitate if others are inspired as well
    21. 22. What do I seek? <ul><li>Question? </li></ul><ul><li>Do we “fit in” at the expense of expressing and sharing our talents? </li></ul>
    22. 23. So do we really want to have impact in this lifetime?
    23. 24. The big question <ul><li> Or </li></ul>Grey Matter The womb of creation Empty Space versus
    24. 26. Knowledge alone is not enough <ul><li>It is the application of that knowledge that makes it significant! </li></ul>
    25. 27. <ul><li>Use ideas that are open to development </li></ul>
    26. 28. CAPITAL <ul><li>What is the factor that has the most influence? </li></ul><ul><li>HUMAN </li></ul><ul><li>capital </li></ul><ul><li>Surely the most important factor is the ability to get the job done within a time frame! </li></ul><ul><li>Intellectual capital </li></ul>
    27. 29. CAPITAL Which factors have the most influence?
    28. 30. DO WE NOT <ul><li>Go out of our way to perform at our highest level because we can’t or because we do not want to? </li></ul>
    29. 31. I like to think of these ideas as being
    30. 32. My aim is to Change the world
    31. 33. Join with me here? <ul><li>These are some of the networks I interact with: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    32. 34. <ul><li>Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us; and true progress is to know more, and be more, and to do more. </li></ul><ul><li>Oscar Wilde </li></ul>Remember for the way home