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Life is_______: Derek Sivers at TEDxKL 2012

Derek Sivers, entrepreneur, musician and TED speaker recently spoke at TEDxKL in July. He crafted a brand new talk TEDxKL in July 2012, which I think this is a must watch for all entrepreneurs and business owners.

Who is this dude and why should you listen to what he has to share? Here are some stuff highlighted from his site.

Originally a professional musician and circus clown, Derek Sivers created CD Baby in 1998.

It became the largest seller of independent music online, with $100M in sales for 150,000 musicians.

In 2008, Derek sold CD Baby for $22M, giving the proceeds to a charitable trust for music education.

He is a frequent speaker at the TED Conference, with over 5 million views of his talks.

In 2011, he published a book which shot to #1 on all of its Amazon categories.

Derek Sivers lives in Singapore, where he is creating his next company.

Full disclosure, Daniel is the co-curator for TEDxKL.