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Guy Kawasaki on Turning Life Wisdom into Business Success

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Get career advice from a real "wise guy." One of the world's leading corporate evangelists, Guy Kawasaki, talks about how he built his career.


1. The Shaka of Life
  • Mahalo (gratitude): The importance of knowing your roots
  • Grit (work hard and follow your passion): Lessons from my parents
2. Learning in and out of the Classroom
  • Education: A Fundamental Truth
  • Your unique path
  • Denting the universe with influence and gratitude
  • “Aintegration”
3. Decisions That Shape Your Life
  • The five stages of life
  • Explore the unknown
  • Drive the car of your dreams
  • Be unique and valuable
4. Lemons to Lemonade
  • It’s not personal
  • Rejection is not failure
  • Embracing the unknown and skepticism
  • Skepticism and what is a source?
5. Truth or Dare
  • Getting the job
  • The art of negotiating: Bluffing and being bluffed
  • The art of negotiating: Anchoring
  • The wisdom of telling the truth
  • The truth and letting it all hang out
6. Evangelist: Lessons from Leading Companies
  • Evangelism and wisdom
  • Making a product great
  • When a company mistakes its mission for its tech
  • Netflix got it right
  • Invent the category or be a fast second
7. Business Essentials
  • Selling is a crucial skill
  • The value of honor and iStock photo
  • The value of honor and Steve Case
8. Karma
  • Do the right thing
  • Writing and wisdom
  • Social media
  • You never know

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