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Li Cunxin’s Motivational Story

Listen to Li Cunxin‘s motivational story about how he became one of China’s foremost ballet dancers… Li Cunxin Li Cunxin’s journey is simply remarkable. He was born into utter poverty in Mao’s communist China. At a very young age he was selected to train in Madame Mao’s Beijing Dance Academy. The 7 years of harsh […]

Li Cunxin: Mao’s Last Dancer – Lessons of Creativity and Courage

Li Cunxin, the author of Mao’s Last Dancer, tells at Creative Innovation Conference 2012 a vivid story of himself coming out of the time of Mao’s revolution and how far he had come in his journey. His message for us is: have a curious mind to think BIG and dream and the courage to take […]