My Stanford University Lecture: “How to Hone the ‘OS & Apps’ of Your Entrepreneurial Mind and Soul”

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It was my honor and gratitude to contribute as a guest speaker in Stanford University’s popular tech entrepreneurship course, Engineering 145 (E145), led by Rebeca Hwang, a leading tech business entrepreneur and Stanford lecturer. I lectured on “How to Hone the ‘OS and Apps’ of Your Entrepreneurial Mind and Soul,” followed…

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Recognition of “Young Leaders 3.0” for Its Societal Benefits

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SILICON VALLEY, CA, June 12, 2015 — Since our press release three days ago, the media’s recognition of our new book YOUNG LEADERS 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers for its uniquely positive societal benefits began to be widespread. Over two hundred fifty (250) media outlets and sites, ranging from prestigious, global and…

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New Self-Help Book for Teenagers and Twentysomethings “Young Leaders 3.0” Provides Insights into the Next Generation for Parents, Educators and Executives

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PALO ALTO, Calif., June 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — “Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for Next-Generation Achievers” published today is a must-read for aspiring teenagers and young adults, as well as parents and educators (View the VIDEO trailer, an infographic, and a downloadable sample chapter). This book of anecdotes and interviews features the memoirs of a…

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Teen Spirit

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LONDON, UK, June 2015 — Part of my perspective on “enterprising teens” is reflected in the article “Teen Spirit” by M. Astella Saw and Anna Burzlaff in the latest issue of London-based Protein Journal Magazine, a quarterly publication documenting lifestyle trends and consumer culture around the world. This article’s subheadline is appropriately “The stereotype…

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The Platinum Rule: 4 International Business Tips

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Waltham, MA, May 29, 2015 — Some of my tips for doing business in China are shown in the Lionbridge article “The Platinum Rule: 4 International Business Tips” by Margot Carmichael Lester, Contributing Lionbridge Writer. Here’s the excerpt: Tips for Doing Business in China Chinese American Jason Ma, author of Young…

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How Unconventional, Experiential Learning Is Reshaping Higher Education

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Read my original Forbes article in May 15, 2015. “More caffeine, please!” My inner voice craves. I stare attentively at the same macroeconomic graph with X, Y, and Z axes on the projector screen for the nth time. In class the next day, the professor provides another interpretation of her theory….

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8 Tips for Raising Confident, Independent Kids

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P&G Everyday, May 5, 2015 — I have so much to share on parenting for success. Part of my perspective is captured in the P&G Everyday article “8 Tips for Raising Confident, Independent Kids” by Leah Maxwell: 8. Let your kids fail. “On average, one can learn more from failure or mistakes made than from straight…

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Young Dreamer Network’s Conversation with Jason Ma

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Watch Young Dreamer Network executive director Brian Buntz’s fireside chat with me on Young Leaders 3.0: Stories, Insights, and Tips for High Schoolers in a packed room at a public high school in Redwood City, California, in April 2015. This video shows excerpts of the entire talk. (19-minute video) “Young Leaders 3.0 is a phenomenal book for young people and…

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Fireside Chat about Empowering the Next Generation at the APAC Investments Summit

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Watch former CNBC News Anchor Lisa Oake’s Fireside Chat with me on “Empowering the Next Generation to Lay Foundations for a Sustainable Future” in a packed room of CEOs and executives, including parents, at the 2015 APAC Investments Summit held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This summit was a Marcus Evans event, which…

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