Great Business and Entrepreneur Skillshare courses

  1. Context is Key: Social Media Strategy in a Noisy Online World
    Gary Vaynerchuk, CEO of VaynerMedia
    A. taught how to use context of different social platform - facebook, twitter, tumblr, pinterest, instagram to your benefit
    B. wrote one of the highest rated book - Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook

  2. Art of the Start: Turning Ideas into High-Growth Businesses
    Guy Kawasaki, Chief Evangelist, Canva
    A. Guy Kawasaki is a former Apple fellow and authored multiple famous books
    B. The course taught the art of starting-up - launching, fundraising, pitching, socializing (it’s good to expand the art of socializing with Gary’s class above!)

  3. How to Launch a Startup without Writing Code
    Tal Raviv, Entrepreneur and Mentor
    A. A lot of magical tools which Tal Raviv called LEGO pieces for building your professional looking website and mobile app
    B. LEGO Pieces - online forms, kickass website, customer service, database, payments, email marketing, sms, phone, mobile app, slick intro, game mechanics, html slicing, etc.

Networking Tips Collection

  1. Learn one fact about a new contact - get more personal

My favorites

Looking for accommodation for traveling?

  1. Cheap trusted home rental - Airbnb
  2. Cheap hotel - Priceline

Making money that works

I posted what already works for me, not what is still in trial

  1. Search more, purchase products online at famous retails (walmart, amazon, ebay etc) and earn. Swagbucks
  2. Online advertisement - Google Adsense, Nuffnang

Great iPhone Apps that worth the first and second page

  1. Better alternatives to native calendar app - Sunrise
  2. Make sure you have hijri date on your phone - IslamicCalendar
  3. Feature-rich app and able to mute tweets - Tweetbot
  4. Track your Parcel with super-ease

Learn iOS online (sorted according to preference)

  1. Slow and steady, learn the very basics first with Paul Solt - Make an iPhone App for iOS 7 with Objective-C
  2. Learn iOS without a mac, this is a very good place to start for PC user - Try iOS
  3. If you like to learn from blog, this one has a great tutorial - Ray Wenderlich

What’s Wrong with Banking and What to Do about It?

  1. Bank should depend on equity not debt for funding
  2. Issue equity immediately / stop divident payment
  3. Move from a 3% “down payment” to a 30% “down payment” margin of safety
  4. "BUT WON’T THIS COST THEM A LOT?" Nope; Modigliani-Miller for the win.

Anad Admati, Economist (in TIME 100 most influential people list 2014)


“Don’t think of me as a client, think of me as one of your team”

Steve Jobs to Norman Foster - architect for Apple Campus 2 (also architect for Universiti Teknologi Petronas)