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Loic Lemeur: Why Silicon Valley kicks Europe’s butt

Loic Lemeur, fondatore di Seesmic e di Le Web, condivide alcune riflessioni sulla differenza tra fare una startup in Silicon Valley o in Europa e spiega perché si sta trasferendo in California.

I think the most important one is what goal you set for yourself. If your goal is to dominate Madrid or Paris in your niche, you might just succeed, but if you set yourself such a local goal, there is low chance you’re actually going to build a global success and be the best in the world at what you do.
It’s the key, most people I know in Silicon Valley dream about building a world leader, not a local leader, it’s a question of attitude, and THAT is easy to change. Think more in english and more global, you might be able to achieve your dreams, but they have to be the right dreams.

via Luca Sartoni.