Local Blogs

Hey Tech!

By Angela Hey

E-mail Angela Hey

About this blog: I write about technology companies, trends and events in and around Mountain View. Where else can you find startups nurtured by Y-Combinator and 500 Startups working alongside multi-billion corporations like Google, Symantec and I...  (More)

View all posts from Angela Hey

Recession advice from Mountain View Entrepreneurs

Uploaded: Dec 8, 2008
My latest article was on Sam Wyly (http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4691), an entrepreneur who spoke in Mountain View about his persistence through recessions.

Sam Wyly's autobiography "1,000 Dollars and an Idea: Entrepreneur to Billionaire" (http://www.amazon.com/000-Dollars-Idea-Entrepreneur-Billionaire/dp/1557048037/) provides inspiration. Let's hear about your favorite business biographies, especially if they are from Mountain View locals.

Do you know of any serial entrepreneurs from Mountain View who are good role models for the local business community in a recession?

If you are a Mountain View entrepreneur share your "Lessons Learned In A Recession" by commenting here.

Comments

There are no comments yet for this post

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Indian street food and ... bitcoins?
By Elena Kadvany | 4 comments | 3,166 views

Most Seniors do not Need Senior Housing But Could Benefit from other Choice to Remain in Palo Alto
By Steve Levy | 31 comments | 1,468 views

"The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden"
By Anita Felicelli | 0 comments | 1,148 views

Dear Chandrama, Everywhere I turn . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 855 views

Crittenden Hosts Startup Weekend
By Ms. Jenson | 1 comment | 244 views