Jerry Yang is a celebrated Taiwanese-American programmer and internet entrepreneur. He is the former CEO and one of the founders of Yahoo! Inc. He was born in Taiwan and shifted to United States at the age of 10 with his family with just one English word in his vocabulary ‘Shoe’. In 1995, while he was pursuing his Ph.D, he met David Filo with whom he founded Yahoo that became an immensely popular provider of internet and web-based services. He soon not only mastered the language but also became one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world. We have rounded some famous quotes and sayings by the eminent entrepreneur which have been extracted from his works, interviews, public utterances, thoughts and life. Following is a collection of popular, inspiring and thought-provoking quotes and thoughts by Jerry Yang on history, people, unique, artist, china, mistakes, money, changes, perspective, experience, successful, future, heart, health and more.
Search is not just an activity or a destination. It's becoming more integrated and more of a platform.
Yahoo is positioned for accelerated financial growth. We have a powerful consumer brand, a huge global audience, and a highly profitable operating model.
The Openbucks Gift Card Payment Network taps into a whole new market of consumers that either by choice or due to limited resources may not have been able to previously buy goods online.
The Curbside founders are successful entrepreneurs, who each have sold their companies to Apple.
The last bastion of competitiveness is local advertising sales. There's little being spent by local advertisers on the Internet. That's where local media have leverage.
Curbside is primed to fundamentally change the way people shop - by creating a seamless way for consumers to access products from local merchants - by successfully developing complex location and inventory technology.
Scanadu is right at the heart of the next generation of computing, which combines mobility, sensors, cloud and big data. I am bullish on Scanadu and its potential to revolutionize the way we think about our health.
Delphine Lucielle's paintings are profound, unique, and moving. It is rare to find contemporary art that combines both beauty, innovation, and creates a new style of painting by fusing technology and nature. Delphine Lucielle is pushing the boundaries of what art is capable of.
In 2010, when the Lotus Sutra was made available to me by a private dealer, I was very fortunate to be able to have it. It is very long, 30 feet or something crazy like that. It has some 15,000 very small standard script characters that the artist Zhao Mengfu in the Yuan dynasty made when he was in his 60s.
I am excited to join the Workday Board at an exciting time in the company's growth and look forward to leveraging my past experience as a technologist and entrepreneur to provide advice as they continue to look at new areas of growth.