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Inject Your Business With Disney Magic

When it comes to magic, no one is more of an expert than Cinderella’s fairy godmother. Except, perhaps, the brilliant minds that run the multibillion-dollar Walt Disney Company. Disney is a global force in the entertainment industry. It has made game-changing business moves with seemingly magical payoffs, including the purchases of Marvel Studios, Lucasfilm, and […]

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Stimulate Your Success With Passion

Anyone who’s heard my backstory knows I’ve always had a passion for entrepreneurship. I started selling pagers in high school and later ran a dry-cleaning business that led me to newsletters. I thrived being my own boss, running my own company, and managing my career — until I didn’t. Passion Is Key Early in my […]

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Do You Really Want a Lifestyle Business?

Last year, I got into a discussion at my Scale-Up Business Bootcamp about lifestyle businesses versus growth-focused businesses. Of course, there are some who set out specifically to have a lifestyle business. But in my experience, some entrepreneurs suddenly shift from “Let’s grow a company” to “I want a lifestyle business.” When this happens, they […]

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Mistakes Entrepreneurs Must Avoid To Find Success

Lately, I’ve been spending a ton of time studying success. I’ve always wondered why some succeed when others fail. As I’ve dug deeper into my research, I’ve noticed patterns on both sides. Of course, success has many definitions, but while I was studying, I was looking at business success. It’s easy to have it all […]

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Don’t Fear Chaos — Get Great by Choice

How do businesses become great by choice? Well, that’s a question for James Collins. Since penning his first book while teaching at the Stanford University School of Business, one question has dominated James Collins’ authorial career: How do companies thrive? With rigorous research and a healthy amount of skepticism for traditional wisdom, Collins has pursued […]

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