Tag: Jim Marren


4 Strengths that Contribute to Excellence in Reno: Part I Lists

Alright, here’s the update. To date, I’ve interviewed 17 people from Reno in business, entrepreneurship or politics about their story of excellence. I collected their background and asked them all the same five questions. In one of the questions, I ask what one strength contributes most to their excellence. For the purpose of this post, I translated preliminary results from their answers into four key strengths that all start with the...

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He was never fired but it almost happened once. I’m not saying he was proud of the slight chance to get canned; it’s more about how he handled the situation that was excellent. At the time, Jim Marren was bartending at Lakeridge Tennis Club while he was finishing his undergraduate degree from the University of Nevada, Reno. The boss almost let him go, but Jim explained...

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