Entrepreneurs Studio: The Art Of Focus
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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.
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Movie To Watch: 3:10 to Yuma
Via Wikipedia: 3:10 to Yuma is an American Western film directed by James Mangold and produced by Cathy Konrad, and starring Russell Crowe and Christian Bale in the lead roles, with supporting performances by Peter Fonda, Gretchen Mol, Ben Foster, Dallas Roberts, Alan Tudyk, Vinessa Shaw, and Logan Lerman. It is about a drought-impoverished rancher (Bale) who takes on the dangerous job of taking a notorious outlaw (Crowe) to justice. It is the second adaptation of Elmore Leonard's 1953 short story "Three-Ten to Yuma", after the 1957 film of the same name. Filming took place in various locations in New Mexico.
What can we learn from this movie:
How words can impact someone’s behavior.
How to read situations and understand people’s motives and desires.
Why we should focus on things that are in our control. We may not control what goes on externally, but we can work on our internal state of mind.
Why rivals can also be friends.
Leadership is made out of actions.
Tv Show To watch: Succesion
Via Wikipedia: Succession is an American drama television series created by Jesse Armstrong. The series centers on the Roy family, the dysfunctional owners of Waystar RoyCo, a global media and entertainment conglomerate, who are fighting for control of the company amid uncertainty about the health of the family's patriarch, Logan Roy (Brian Cox).
Among the series's cast are Jeremy Strong as Kendall, Kieran Culkin as Roman, and Sarah Snook as Shiv, Logan's children employed by the company. Matthew Macfadyen stars as Tom Wambsgans, Shiv's husband and Waystar executive; Nicholas Braun as Greg Hirsch, Logan's grandnephew also employed by the company; Alan Ruck as Connor, Logan's eldest child; and Hiam Abbass as Marcia Roy, Logan's wife. Peter Friedman, Natalie Gold, and Rob Yang also star, while Dagmara Domińczyk, Arian Moayed, J. Smith-Cameron, Justine Lupe, David Rasche and Fisher Stevens featured in recurring roles before being promoted to the main cast.
Succession has been widely acclaimed by critics for its writing, acting, musical score and production values. The series has received several awards and nominations, including the British Academy Television Award for Best International Programme, the Golden Globe for Best Television Series – Drama, and the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series. Cox received the Golden Globe for Best Actor – Television Series Drama, while Strong won the Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series.
What can we learn from this show:
Why not controlling your ego can be dangerous.
How the media industry really works.
How almost everyone has a certain angle when it comes to business.
The complicated dynamics of family hood.
How to know when to talk and when to be silent.
Book To Read: GreenLights
What a remarkable book by Matthew McConaughey! I enjoyed reading to be so much! In this memoir, Matthew McConaughey talks about his life experiences in explicit detail and amazing poetic prose. He shares the lesson he learned from his wide range of adventures. I really recommend reading this fantastic book.
What can we learn from this book:
How to live life authentically.
How to go after what you want.
How to trust life, and let go of things that are not in your control.
How to be patient, and be smart in the situation at hand.
How to look at things with your own perspective that is not programmed by society.
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