Running a Business is Like Growing a Bonsai Tree

It requires delicate care, patience, and knowledge of pruning

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I recently became a “plant guy.” It started with a succulent, and then I bought two plants at IKEA while looking for a new desk. Somehow, I’ve ended up with ten plants in my bedroom (it’s a roughly 100-square-foot area).




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