What can we learn from failure?

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CB Insights has a wonderful compilation of startup failures (http://tinyurl.com/aviram-learn-from-failure).

51 startups, millions of dollars wasted and hundreds of men-years were summed up in 4-5 lines for each startup.

This is a rare opportunity. Silicon Valley celebrates successes, and reading tech magazines you may have the feeling everyone is raising money, successfully merging, being acquired for incredible sums of money or growing from nothing to be the next amazing thing.

10 reasons to bring your startup to Tel Aviv

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10 Reasons to bring your startup to Tel Aviv

Startups from Korea will be participate in Start Tel Aviv 2014. This year I was invited by the Israeli embassy in Seoul to the promotion event to speak about the Israeli startups ecosystem and why Tel Aviv is so great place to be. The event being held on 24th of June in MARU 180 incubation place which run and managed by Asan Nanum Foundation.

The sum is bigger than its parts

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Every Korean 20 years and older remembers the legendary red devils team from 2002. This team reached the semi-final beating top world teams such as Portugal, Italy and Spain.

How can we actually implement the ‘creative economy’?

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One of President Park's main initiative is the 'creative economy'. In fact, she was invited to speak about Korean's vision for creative economy in the world forum in Davos. For me, personally, this is one of President Park's most inspiring moments; if this initiative is successful, the President will go in history for this vision.

The key: Execution

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CheckPoint is one of the most successful companies in Israel. Started in the mid 1990s, it was one of the first companies in the world to sell a commercial "Firewall" product (their product was simply called "Firewall-1"). In few short years their sales grew exponentially and they became one of the most dominant firewall vendors worldwide.