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Leadership in Times of Uncertainty

Entrepreneurial leaders face uncertainty every day, but many learn how to work this to their advantage, even when the going gets tough. In this collection, you’ll hear advice from leaders talking about how they face and embrace uncertainty, reduce their risks, and manage unknowns. It includes lessons learned from Steve Jobs, Facebook, Microsoft and more. You may find these clips inspiring as you face your own difficulties during uncertain times.

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Thuuz Co-Founder and CEO Warren Packard appreciates how uncertainty is a constant force in the lives of entrepreneurs. Sharing stories from his career as an entrepreneur and venture capitalist, Packard captures how life is a series of decisions made without complete information. He also addresses how his current venture approaches issues of funding and strategic partnerships.