Greg Burdulis: a 21st Century monk

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  227. That’s how many precepts, or rules, Greg Burdulis had to follow when he practiced as a Buddhist monk in Burma. And before that, he spent a few months in a monastery in India where his task was to recite a 100-syllable mantra 100,000 times! Tough work, but essential to Greg’s journey in search of what’s …

Robert Stephens, an entrepreneur with a restless mind

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Robert Stephens famously likes to say that Best Buy didn’t acquire his company Geek Squad back in YEAR, but that it was the other way around: Geek Squad acquired Best Buy. I first heard this claim (which was a crowdpleaser and has some truth to it) when Robert spoke at an afterhours event. He had …

Nancy Lyons: no creativity in behaving

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Perhaps you remember business majors in college who were in love with the power, the glamour the money of BUSINESS. If you went to college with Nancy Lyons, she was not one of them. Yet, she finds herself running Clockwork Active Media Systems with 60 employees and a string of Best Place to Work awards (not to mention …