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Joel Lessem

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Joel Lessem is the CEO of Firmex, responsible for leading the company's strategy and growth. Joel has over 18 years’ experience in successfully accelerating revenues of growth businesses. Prior to leading Firmex, Joel drove the US growth of PointForce Inc., leading to the company’s acquisition in 2004. Connect with Joel on LinkedIn or follow him on Twitter.
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How to Lose a Billion Dollars

One of my favourite books is Billion Dollar Lessons by Paul Carroll and Chunka Mui.  The book is distilled from researching 2,500 significant business failures.  The authors describe:  The extent of the failures was stunning. Since 1981, 423 U.S. companies …