Playing Nice

We have to play nice with business, but we have to go in and say, “This is what it looks like when we're done. Let's talk about how we structure this entity to make that happen consistently. Repeatedly. Then as soon as we get that on rails, we're going to move on to the next thing. We're going to go figure out the next value frontier.

The MBA comes behind and actually figures out how to make profitable that landscape, in which which the design landscape is figured out. The only other alternative is to hire a bunch of kids to run startups or acquire them early on. And that's probably a valid strategy that you should have in your portfolio.

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