Article by: MaryEllen | Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Did you know that Facebook stock fell 50% on Friday? So, why am I talking about a stock? Well because, let’s talk about Mark Zuckerberg…

Everybody thinks he’s brilliant. And of course he is. But the stock fell 50%. And why is that? Because being able to create something as incredible as Facebook does not mean that you are fit to run it. And what’s happening here is an ego play. He doesn’t want to hand it off to anyone else – he wants to try and run this multi-billion dollar company.

And guess what, having a vision to create something is very different to putting all those moving pieces in play. That is why the best companies will bring in people who can actually manage it.

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