The Global War for Talent

More than most people, Silicon Valley entrepreneur and start-up incubator Farzad Naimi knows why people all over the world dream of coming to America. And it’s not simply because in America no one gets tortured to death, although as Farzad can personally attest, that certainly does have an appeal to anyone who has grown up in a society where a midnight knock on the door can lead to your demise in a government interrogation facility. As a young man growing up in Tehran in the 1970s, Farzad, though nonpolitical himself, often heard stories of political activists and innocents alike being thrown into the city’s ...

Get Great Again: Revitalizing America's Entrepreneurial Leadership now with O’Reilly online learning.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from 200+ publishers.