From leadership to company culture, Mark Achler, an executive at video rental service Redbox, talks about the ups and downs of leading a game-changing start-up.
Mark Achler has been a venture capitalist and entrepreneur for over 30 years. His latest venture Redbox, is one of America's fastest growing companies.
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FULL STORY Grind, Hustle & Payoff7:47
LEGACY 'I Was Raised to Be an Entrepreneur'1:02
NEW ROLES From Teacher to Redbox Executive1:03
BOOTSTRAPPING Be Smart. Be Annoying. Get Cash1:31
TRUTH Are You Really Working For Yourself?0:41
LEARN Success Teaches One Simple Lesson0:29
HAZARDS 'Venture Capital Is a Pact With the Devil'1:32
LIFESTYLE Venture Capitalist vs. Entrepreneur0:47
BALANCE Why Email Is Not Effective1:08
DOUBLE LIFE My Career as a Venture Capitalist1:04
CULTURE 'I Am a Job Creator'1:06
PERKS 'Why I Love Start-up Life'0:40
ROOTS 'It's All About the Hustle'1:19
TRAVEL 'There's No Glamour in Travel'0:41
GRIND Start-up Life: Hold On For the Ride3:04
HUSTLE Passion, Effort & Intensity 24/71:57
PAYOFF 'Why I Give Back'3:41