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"Be inspired by something more than profit."
Paul Rivera is a Filipino American who has come back to the Philippines to found Kalibrr, a technology startup transforming how people find jobs. After quitting Google, he dedicated his professional career to helping eradicate unemployment in the Philippines. Millions of Filipinos are underrepresented in the employment market because they lack college degrees to prove they have the skills, but Kalibrr's technology matches any jobseeker to the right job - whether they have college degrees or not. Kalibrr is the only Filipino startup to have won over coveted investors like Pierre Omidyar (founder of eBay) and Y Combinator (Alumni include Reddit, Dropbox, 9gag) with their vision to hep emerging markets through their employability platform.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx