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Death Plagued and Forged President Andrew Jackson

Death and Andrew Jackson Early Years Father’s Death Andrew Jackson was born on March 15th, 1767. Since that day he claimed he had “been tossed upon the waves of fortune.” Jackson’s personality is nearly impossible to sum up in a single sentence. On one hand,

Brian Niccol

Chipotle CEO: Brian Niccol Biography

Executive Profile Brian Niccol He proves to be a very private man. Somehow, in the world we live in today, despite being CEO of as large a company as Chipotle and having been the CEO of Taco Bell, he has managed to evade even his

Michael Phelps and Bob Bowman

The Golden Rules by Bob Bowman

Bob Bowman AKA Lifelong Coach of Michael Phelps Rule 1: Where do you want to go? With the end-vision in mind, you are able to create a starting point. Think about it like a treasure map. “X” marks the spot is where the treasured goal

Donald Bren

Donald Bren Biography

A Billionaire’s Story Donald Bren Net Worth: $16.4 Billion Wealth Origin: Real Estate Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California Education: Bachelor of Arts/Science, University of Washington Military Service: Marines, 3 years A History of the Land If you were to ask Donald Bren what lead

Wall Street Bull

How to Castrate a Bull by Dave Hitz

Book: How to Castrate a Bull by Dave Hitz “On Taking Risks” Launching NetApp Dave Hitz built a multi-billion dollar business in Silicon Valley that he and his partners named NetApp. They offer hybrid cloud data services for the management of applications and data across

Steve Easterbrook

McDonald’s CEO: Steve Easterbrook Biography

Executive Profile McDonald’s CEO: Steve Easterbrook Early Life Childhood Stephen James Easterbrook was born in Watford, England on August 6th, 1967. As a child, he attended the prestigious all-boys Watford Boys Grammar School in North London where he also took a keen liking to the

Arte Moreno

Arte Moreno Biography

A Billionaire’s Story, Arte Moreno Net Worth: $3 Billion Wealth Origin: Marketing, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Place of Birth: Tucson, Arizona Education: University of Arizona, Bachelors in Marketing Early Life Childhood Arte Moreno was born on August 14th, 1946 to his father, Arturo Moreno

Jim Collins

Good to Great by Jim Collins: “First Who…Then What”

Book: Good to Great by Jim Collins “First Who…Then What” Discovering the Strategy When reviewing the strategies used by the executives who took their companies from good to great, Jim Collins finds that: “…They first got the right people on the bus (and the wrong