Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Seminar (Winter 2010)
by Stanford University
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Stanford University's Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Seminar is a weekly speaker series that brings innovation leaders from business, finance, technology, education, and philanthropy, to share their insights with aspiring entrepreneurs from all over the world.
|1||Video1. Evolution of a CEO (January 13, 2010)||John Adler, Founder of Accuracy, and Trip Adler, Founder and CEO of Scribd, father and son, both successful entrepreneurs, discuss their experiences founding their own businesses. (January 13, 2010)||13 4 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|2||Video3. Taking, Avoiding, and Managing Risks: Sailing Through Life, Business, and Service in a World Larger Than Us||Elizabeth Pate-Cornell, chair of the Department of Management Science and Engineering at Stanford, discusses risk and risk management from an engineering perspective. (January 27, 2010)||27 4 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|3||Video4. The Importance of Purpose in an Entrepreneurial Journey (February 3, 2010)||William Hagstrom, CEO of Crescendo Bioscience, discusses his journey from working in a corporation to becoming an entrepreneur. Hagstrom states that passion is more essential than simply having strength. (February 3, 2010)||30 4 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|4||Video5. Panel of Young Entrepreneurs (February 10, 2010)||Young entrepreneurs Jeff Seibert, Kimber Lockhart, Clara Shih, Steve Garrity, Joshua Reeves, and Tristan Harris discuss their experiences starting companies. (February 10, 2010)||19 5 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|5||Video6. Building an Online Business: Stories from SlideShare (February 17, 2010)||Rashmi Sinha & Jonathan Boutelle, the Co-Founders of SlideShare, discuss how they launched their business and found success with their online presentation sharing software. (February 17, 2010)||19 5 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|6||Video7. Entrepreneurship Week at Stanford (February 24, 2010)||Steve Case, co-founder and former chief executive officer and chairman of America Online (AOL), kicks off Stanford's Entrepreneurship Week (E-Week), discussing his own career and offering advice for aspiring entrepreneurs. (February 24, 2010)||27 5 2010||Free||View in iTunes|
|7||Video8. Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Global Information Technology (March 3, 2010)||Polly Sumner, president of global services and chief adoption officer at Salesforce.com, and Elizabeth Tinkham, managing director at Accenture Ltd. Chicago, discuss their career paths and offer advice to aspiring entrepreneurs. (March 3, 2010)||4 6 2010||Free||View in iTunes|