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What if you were friends with a bunch bad-ass business leaders and entrepreneurs? What would you ask them about their successes, challenges, and most valuable advice? Imagine you could learn from their experience to help you build the high-impact business you’ve always envisioned.

That’s exactly what Business for Unicorns delivers.

Join business coach and entrepreneur Michael Keeler as he speaks with inspiring leaders and entrepreneurs who believe that business is one of the best tools for making a powerful, positive impact on the world. Every episode serves up actionable advice from leaders who are walking the talk.

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Jul 9, 2018

When Cary Borish opened the first Marathon in 1984, their goal was simple: to provide the neighborhood with the highest quality fresh food at an excellent value. The seeds they planted in their 10-seat burger joint in Northeast Philadelphia have grown into what Marathon is today.

In this episode, Michael and Cary discuss:

  • Cary’s experience running a family-owned business
  • How to handle conflict when working with friends and family
  • Lessons learned from looking back at 30+ years of business ownership
  • The value of failure and taking risks
  • How to know when it’s time to grow and when it’s time to scale back
  • Cary’s thoughts on finding the right neighborhood for your business
  • A developer’s perspective on building community