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Thriving Despite Autism, Dyslexia, Processing Disorders and Poverty
Gregory Shepard managed his way through autism, dyslexia, processing disorders and crisis after crisis since his impoverished childhood. He's identified four key steps to help you to thrive despite seemingly overwhelming challenges. Greg used fearless optimism and steadfast determination to become a successful Author, Speaker, and Angel Venture Capital Investor. Using Silicon Valley’s deal-making culture as a vehicle He works now to spread “Altruistic Capitalism”. Greg leads an effort to use startup deal-making to inject capital into the hands of fearlessly ambitious, creative and passionate young entrepreneurs looking to spark positive change. The talk is followed by snippets from a moderated conversation with the audience.