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“I want you to arrange a meeting with the heads of the five families” – The Godfather
We pulled up to the clandestine location for the secret, covert meeting. We made sure to cover our tracks and not let anyone know we were gathering. The subject matter was confidential and extremely sensitive. This was how our first family meeting retreat went down.
He pushed me beyond my comfort zone, but I liked it.
At first, we were concerned, that hiring an outside CEO would feel like a loss of control. But in a strange way, we almost felt a sense of relief. Relief that the family could tap into a resource that could support us in growing the business through fast growth.
Either be on the table, or be on the menu