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Jerry what??
Don’t worry you will soon know who he is …

These are the five things you’ve known about him…

1). He is a Chinese American entrepreneur and the co-founder, former CEO of Yahoo! Inc.

2). Yang graduated from Sierramont Middle School, and Piedmont Hills High School, then went on to receive his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford University

3). He co-created in April 1994 with David Filo an Internet website consisting of a directory of other websites called “Jerry’s Guide to the World Wide Web”. It was renamed “Yahoo!” (an exclamation).

4). Yang is married to Akiko Yamazaki, born in Costa Rica. She graduated from Stanford University with a degree in industrial engineering. They met each other at Stanford during the Kyoto overseas program in 1992.

5). Jerry Yang and his wife gave USD $75 million to Stanford University, which went to building the “Jerry Yang and Akiko Yamazaki Environment and Energy Building

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Yahoo has shut down Maven Networks,online-video service which they acquired last year for $160 million.

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I’M BACK


I know you’ve all been wondering why i haven’t been bothering you with quote of the day and other posts on the site.

Well i have been away for a few days to charge up the battery, and also to work on posts and interviews that i am very excited to have finished and you should be as well because they are inspirational.

Happy Easter

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For Inspiration

“And the trouble is, if you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.” – Erica Jong

“Life’s up and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine… [your] values and goals…Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want.” – Marsha Sinetar

“Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.” – Ambrose Redmoon

“What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.”

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Quotes of the day

To leave you with some words of Encouragement, from those who have been there.

Failure defeats losers; failure inspires winners – Robert T. Kiyosaki, author, entrepreneur, and investor

“Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t, so that you can spend the rest of your life like most people can’t”

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” -John D. Rockefeller

I have also attached a video by Randy Pausch.

I hope this is helpful.

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Quotes of the Day

In our Quest in taking our First Steps, I hope this motivates each and every one of us.

The greatest glory in living lies in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Nelson Mandela

I believe through learning and application of what you learn, you can solve any problem, overcome any obstacle and achieve any goal that you can set for yourself.
Brian Tracy

Remember, a real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.
Anthony Robbins

Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself.. Because it’s only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.
Barack Obama

We go to school to learn to work hard for money. I write books and create products that teach people how to have money work hard for them.
Robert Kiyosaki

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy

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Quote of the Day

To encourage us all in our efforts to take our first steps in finding our hidden potential.

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Thomas A. Edison

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