Again this year, OnMilwaukee.com is proud and honored to help sponsor Newaukee‚Äôs YP Week.¬† The programming, engagement and opportunities are all strong again this year. ¬†
A wonderful addition this year are small gatherings with national speakers.¬† Although limited to sponsors and VIPs, the sessions are held at the very comfortable and cool "party" room at Rumpus Room.¬†
Monday‚Äôs brought Lane Becker to town.¬† Becker‚Äôs a¬†¬†Silicon Valley guy and founder of several companies that have spearheaded the Internet‚Äôs growth.¬† According to his LinkedIn bio he works on "product development and product management; partnerships and business development; market strategy; user experience research, strategy, and design; investment fundraising; patience; disasters, both creation and recovery."¬†
His book, "Get Lucky: How to Put Planned Serendipity to Work for You and Your Business" was featured here and it provides a good overview of many of the ideas that he spoke about on Monday.
James Carlson of Bucket Brigade did this awesome summary of Becker‚Äôs talk at YP Week.¬†
Check out the entire YP Week agenda here.¬† If you'd like please come see me lead a discussion called "Investing in your future" on Thursday from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Villa Terrace. ¬†
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