23 Oct '12, 1am

Six failed businesses on, Dropmyemail’s John Fearon says, “I’m amazing” via @sharethis

Six failed businesses on, Dropmyemail’s John Fearon says, “I’m amazing” May 28, 2012 by Terence LEE “I’m a good boss, I really am,” John Fearon, founder and CEO of DropMySite , tells me, in full earshot of his employee at their office in Block 71, Ayer Rajar Crescent , considered the nexus of Singapore’s technology startup scene. He was making a point about how he’d be a bad subordinate but a good leader who is comfortable with starting things. “I’m one of those that can go into the room and self-combust.” With all his self-confidence (whenever he speaks at conferences, he start with,”Hi, I’m amazing”), it’s easy to assume that John, who comes from South Africa, has a string of successful businesses to stand on. Not at all. I prod him about the number of failed businesses he had. (Photo: John being featured in an Amazon Web Services video) John struggles to find his words,...

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