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STP001: How Building a Community is the Key to Innovation with Blaine Graboyes
Episode 127th July 2014 • Smashing the Plateau • Smashing the Plateau
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Blaine Graboyes has lived at the crossroads of business, technology, and creativity for his entire career. In this interview, we talk about the main differences between ideas that turn into massive successes and those that stall.

Topics include…

  • Why strong personal relationships hold the secret to reducing risk
  • How so many businesspeople neglect the details of execution
  • Best places to seek help for the most difficult problems
  • Why unconventional education is better than business school
  • Why it’s never too late to break traditional ways of thinking and connecting
  • Avoiding the most common challenges of bringing on new people
  • The benefits of getting rid of your smart phone

Blaine Graboyes is the CEO of GameCo. He has produced 4,000 digital and transmedia projects for clients such as Dreamworks, Mattel, Sony Pictures, Nickelodeon, DirecTV, and Warner Bros. Blaine has founded multiple successful startups and was a pioneer of DVD technology in its earliest days.

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