JUAN GREAT LEAP

Just Touch the Water

It still amazes me how so many of the largest companies in world started out as some crazy idea in someone's head. Then, these individuals began talking about it with another person. Perhaps Larry invited Sergey over for a coffee chat, perhaps Steve started an argument with Woz, Hewlett started brainstorming with Packard, Procter meets with Gamble…

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Sometimes, Interest Can Trump Passion

It's probably THE MOST overused cliche in the entrepreneur world, right? Find something you are passionate with! You will never work a day again! This is true of course. (which is why its a cliche) I do think though that for some people, this gets in the way because people try to look for their passion in…

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The Compass, The Anchor, and The Propeller

When we moved into our new office, we were in a momentary quandary about what to do with a good-sized room that was right smack in the middle of the layout. We could turn it into another meeting room - you could never have enough of those. Or perhaps a designated interview room? Incubate a startup idea…

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Dare To Pitch Postscript

Last Saturday, Juan Great Leap and Hybridigm held Dare To Pitch at the STORM headquarters in Ortigas Center. It was a pitching forum where we invited startups to pitch to VC's. No winners, no prizes. We just wanted deserving entrepreneurs to have a venue where they could pitch to institutional investors. At best, they could get funded,…

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