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Mission (Almost) Impossible

The local startup entrepreneur is the poster child of the brash, bold and quick-witted Israeli showing Silicon Valley how things are done - but that status is getting harder and harder to obtain.

In this country, where everyone sees himself as a manager and is bent on making piles of money, there are few who haven’t thought about launching a...