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Ben Kepes is a technology evangelist, an investor, a commentator and a business adviser. His business interests include a diverse range of industries from manufacturing to property to technology. As a technology commentator he has a broad presence both in the traditional media and extensively online. Ben covers the convergence of technology, mobile, ubiquity and agility, all enabled by the Cloud. His areas of interest extend to enterprise software, software integration, financial/accounting software, platforms and infrastructure as well as articulating technology simply for everyday users.

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One response to “Webstock – Nat Torkington – Better, Stronger, Faster Failures”

  1. abhinav

    An interesting thing happening in my own backyard, is a big company that employs me and a few others to innovate and backs us. Entrepreneurial endeavours that are internal to big companies should be rewarded with decent benefits – promoting those ideas that go beyond the status quo. The biggest hurdle here, is that most people who see a good idea and want to execute, will see much more financial benefit for themselves by doing so outside of a large corporate. The ever lucrative big corporate buyout inherently stops innovation from within – there is more incentive to innovate outside of a corporate. The “internal entrepreneur” is also subject to over-abundance of politics and their “vision” can get diluted heavily by the “too many cooks” syndrome…