Pros and Cons of Starting Up Outside Silicon Valley

November 14, 2013
Hosted by Bonnie D. Graham

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Today’s buzz: The Valley. You’re a U.S. startup headed straight to Silicon Valley, eager to bask in its legendary startup-friendly climate. Slow down. First weigh the potential negatives against the so-called guaranteed positives. What can the Valley give you that you can’t get anywhere else? And what you can do outside the Valley that the Silicon aura can’t provide? The experts speak. Prakash Dwivedi, Mospry: “The secret of happiness is to always live in the ‘present'.” (Gautam Buddtha) Ori Fingerer, WeissBeerger: “Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art.” (Andy Warhol ) Aiaz Kazi, SAP: “Hell is empty and all the devils are here.” (William Shakespeare, The Tempest) Join us for the Pros and Cons of Starting Up Outside Silicon Valley.

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Bonnie D. Graham

Bonnie D. Graham

Bonnie D. Graham has been producing and hosting live talk radio since 1998. She is the creator, producer and host of the weekly business talk series, “Coffee Break with Game-Changers, presented by SAP” that debuted in Fall 2011, plus more than two dozen related Game-Changers Radio series also heard on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run simple. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, operations to finance, SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. We do this by extending the availability of software across on-premise installations, cloud and hybrid deployments, and mobile devices.

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