Billionaire Growth Strategies
Growth via Acquisitions
When should you consider using advanced strategies for business growth?
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Small Business Growth Strategies
For better or worse, the world has entered into a period of economic turbulence caused in part by hyper-competition on a global scale, volatile energy costs, financial uncertainty, and waves of new disruptive technologies. This will most likely be a prolonged period during which the status quo is upset by rapid changes in how business is conducted in many industries. The old business models and rules are being swept aside by new ones. Continue reading
How to Become a Billionaire: The Amazing Chuck Feeney Story
Chuck Feeney is the subject of a recent biography by Conor O’Clery, The Billionaire Who Wasn’t: How Chuck Feeney Made and Gave Away a Fortune Without Anyone Knowing. In a nutshell, Feeney built an empire in the duty free business over several decades beginning in the 1950s, became a billionaire, and then gave all his money away. Now you can learn about this inspirational man by watching this documentary on his business and life. It’s packed with business lessons. I also recommend the book. Continue reading
How to Quickly Enter into a New Geographic Market
Whether it’s expanding into a new state, province, or country it often makes sense to consider acquisition as a viable option instead of the traditional market penetration strategy based on sales & marketing.
Bill Browder and Hermitage Fund
Bill Browder of the Hermitage Fund tells the story of how he got started as a deal-maker right after college as well as how he came close to losing it all in 1990s post-Soviet Russia.
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