Paper wealth, personal branding and plastic pants with the’s Stephan Paternot

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Steph Paternot make a virtual fortune when the internet startup he co-founded in college, set records on its first trading day. But he and his company paid the price when his personal brand image as a brash young hard- partying entrepreneur pulled attention away from the business fundamentals. 

In Stephan's money story you will learn:

  • Why it may not be a good idea to dance on tables during an interview

  • Sometimes a lot of publicity isn't always the best publicity

  • The documentary that CNN did on him that he and his company ended up paying the price for

In Stephan’s money lesson you will learn:

  • Why you want to be careful not to overdramatize your story

  • The importance of staying focused on your business

In Stephan's everyday money tip you will learn:

  • Why you don't want to fall into the FOMO mentally when it comes to investing

In My Take you will learn:

  • The reason that the expression "Dance like no one is watching" doesn't really work in this day and age

  • Why it's so important to get back up after you fail

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