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Video Room

Video Room

 



Class Speakers

 


    Carol Larson, president and CEO, David and Lucile Packard Foundation.

Carol Larson, president and CEO of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, speaks on "Private Foundations Today: Trends and Opportunities."

Friday, August 17, 2007





    Steve Foster, managing director and founder of TPG Ventures presents, "It is not about the check - Investing is not just 'doing deals.'"

Steve Foster has been investing in startups since 1996 and has been associated with such high-profile successful investments as Juniper Networks.

Friday, June 15, 2007





    Craig Hall, chairman, Hall Financial Group, on "Seven Practical Keys to Entrepreneurial Success."

Craig Hall formed Hall Financial Group at age 18 with $4,000. He actively supports new entrepreneurs and lends expertise to nurture young companies. This talk, "Seven Practical Keys to Entrepreneurial Success," is part of the Berkeley-Columbia MBA Speaker Series.

Friday, June 1, 2007





    Chris Anderson, editor-in-chief of Wired Magazine, on "the long tail."

Chris Anderson first coined the term "long tail" in October 2004 to describe the shift "away from a focus on a relatively small number of 'hits' (mainstream products and markets) at the head of the demand curve toward a huge number of niches in the tail."

Friday, November 17, 2006