Entrepreneurs Studio: The amazing combination of strategy and action
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Welcome to Entrepreneurs Studio, a publication/newsletter where I share a variety of content recommendations, including Movies, Tv-Shows, Books, Articles, Youtube videos, podcasts, and more, that are relevant, resourceful, and inspiring for entrepreneurs, startups, business people, and basically everyone who enjoys great content.
So, let’s jump in! Every week I will feature one piece of content in each presented category for you to check out. Feel free to comment with your opinions, and email me email@example.com recommendations for the next article.
Movie To Watch: The Ides of March
From Wikipedia: “s a American political drama film directed by George Clooney from a screenplay written by Clooney, Grant Heslov, and Beau Willimon. The film is an adaptation of Willimon's play Farragut North. It stars Ryan Gosling and Clooney alongside Philip Seymour Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, Marisa Tomei, Jeffrey Wright, and Evan Rachel Wood.
The Ides of March was featured as the opening film at the 68th Venice International Film Festival and at the 27th Haifa International Film Festival, and was shown at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival. It received a wide theatrical release and grossed $76 million worldwide. The film received positive reviews from critics and was chosen by the National Board of Review. Gosling earned a Golden Globe Award nomination for his performance, while Clooney, Heslov and Willimon were nominated for an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay.”
What can we learn from this movie:
The importance of having a strategy, but being able to read the dynamic situations.
How to run a multi-channel campaign, while making sure to achieve positive sentiment for your brand, company, or representative.
Being aware that every action leads to a certain impact and outcome. So we need to be wise upfront.
The art of manipulation, and why we should protect ourselves from it.
The importance of understanding your audience.
Tv Show To watch: Big Little Lies
Via Wikipedia: “Big Little Lies is an American drama television series based on the novel of the same name by Liane Moriarty. Created and written by David E. Kelley, it premiered on HBO . Originally billed as a miniseries, Jean-Marc Vallée directed the first season, while Andrea Arnold directed the second season.]
Big Little Lies stars Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Laura Dern, and Zoë Kravitz as five women in Monterey, California, who become embroiled in a murder investigation. Alexander Skarsgård, Adam Scott, James Tupper and Jeffrey Nordling also feature in supporting roles. For the second season, Meryl Streep joined the main cast while Kathryn Newton and Iain Armitage were upgraded following their appearances in recurring capacities.
The series has received critical acclaim, particularly for its writing, directing, acting, cinematography and soundtrack.”
What can we learn from this show:
The importance of friendship.
The importance of being honest.
How lies can be dangerous.
Why trustworthiness is essential.
How beautiful California is.
Book To Read: Screw it, Let’s do it: Lessons in life
Via Amazon: Global entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson has built a business empire and made billions, yet is renowned for his approachability, ability to challenge and succeed against the odds. Screw It, Lets Do It reveals the lessons from life that have helped him through his business and personal life such as believing it can be done and that, if others disagree with you, try and try again until you achieve your goal; or that you must love what you do. These and other lessons, with examples of how he learned them and how he used them, are included in this stirring and candid look at his lessons from an exceptional life, which will inspire you to make a difference in your own life.
What can we learn from this book:
That money is a tool for making things happen.
Why time out of work, is essential for being more proactive and accurate when you work.
Why having fun and enjoying what you do is super important.
The power of positivity in business.
How action leads to results.
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