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What started in a garage almost 50 years ago has risen into a multi-billion dollar empire. Steve Green is the President of Hobby Lobby, and works along side his father, who founded the company.
Steve discusses the reasons behind the remarkable rise of Hobby Lobby, how it almost all fell apart, their biggest challenges, bucking the trend, why his company pays entry level works double the minimum wage, and why his family agreed to sign Warren Buffet and Bill Gate’s pledge to give at least half of their wealth away. Steve also talks about why he’s so passionate about funding what they’re funding.
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Steve knows the value of treating employees well. Hobby Lobby pays their employees double the minimum wage. Steve remembers a time in the company’s history when they couldn’t do that. But, he says, because they can now, they do.
He also notes that when you are generous...
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