Business Strategy

08: The Island of the Four P's With Ed Hajim

June 21, 2023 Steve Coughran Season 1 Episode 8
Business Strategy
08: The Island of the Four P's With Ed Hajim
Show Notes

In this episode, host Steve Coughran sits down with renowned author and philanthropist Ed Hajim to discuss his latest book, The Island of the Four P’s: A Modern Fable About Preparing for Your Future. The book is a timeless fable that explores the importance of being prepared for life's unexpected challenges and opportunities. Ed shares his truly remarkable life story, from being kidnapped by his Syrian immigrant father at age three to discovering that his mother was actually still alive in his 60s. He also talks about his experience building his own golf club on Nantucket after being rejected for membership at another club, and how he became the single largest endower at the University of Rochester with a $30 million donation. Throughout the conversation, Ed offers valuable insights and advice on how to be prepared for whatever life throws your way, drawing on his extensive experience as a successful businessman and philanthropist. Join us as we explore the wisdom and guidance in Ed's latest book and learn from his inspiring journey on the road less traveled.

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