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How Entrepreneurs Turn Great Ideas Into Successful Businesses

For many Americans, the dream of owning a business is in our blood. It’s part of who we are and it’s what motivates us in the morning. I can say from experience that being an entrepreneur is one of the … Continue reading

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What It Will Take to Make Banking for All a Reality

After working around the world in the extremely complicated field of emerging financial services, I am now of the opinion that addressing the challenges of the financially excluded may be easier than we are making it. From the beginning of … Continue reading

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Three Fundraising Tips for Young Entrepreneurs

One of the most difficult aspects of entrepreneurship is raising the capital required to get a business off the ground. For young entrepreneurs new to the business world, there are some ways to make the task a little less daunting. … Continue reading

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Why Bank Redundancy is Challenging but Essential to Payment Companies

Banks provide underlying infrastructure to payment companies including trust accounts, prepaid services, bank transfers, card acquiring, connections to networks. Although essential relationships, they can also be challenging to develop.   One reason it is challenging to establish these relationships is … Continue reading

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Africa Needs One Million Super Managers

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Thoughts on my trip to Afghanistan

Some things you just say yes to. I have been struggling the last year and 3 months to get my life back to normal after a serious bicycle accident. It was a tougher recovery – it took more of a … Continue reading

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Embrace Change, Dream Big, Pursue Innovation; San Jose State University Commencement – Computer Science

Thank you so much for inviting me to speak today. I am honored to address the graduates, family members, faculty, and friends of San Jose State University, Computer Science. To the graduating class: You have worked hard to get to … Continue reading

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