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June 3, 2019

How Steve Jobs Scores On The Wedgwood Innovation Scale

Steve Jobs bestrides the recent history of entrepreneurialism like a colossus. He has been called the greatest entrepreneur of our time. He revolutionized at least three industries: computers, music, and movies. Bill Gates, Sergey Brin and Larry Page, Jeff Bezos, and Mark…

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May 21, 2019

For Even Hot Startups Premature Marketing Can Mean Premature Death

When the meal-delivery service Munchery filed for bankruptcy in February of this year, it owed $3 million in unfulfilled customer gift cards. In essence, the company’s marketing had outlived the company itself. And therein lies a critical lesson for entrepreneurs: aggressively marketing…

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May 15, 2019

Elon Musk’s Problem Isn’t Pot; It’s Priorities

When Elon Musk took a hit of what was said to be marijuana in a video recording of the popular podcast “The Joe Rogan Experience” last September all hell broke loose. Tesla’s stock took a hit of its own, dropping more than…

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May 15, 2019

The Stark Lesson For Entrepreneurs In The Christchurch Killings

Mark Zuckerberg is at it again. On March 30, just 24 days after his bombshell blog about moving Facebook from an open platform to “privacy-focused” communications, he came back with an equally head-turning op-ed in the Washington Post. The new piece calls for global regulation…

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