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Paul Raines: Resilient podcast

Getting ahead of disruption

Every company is under some form of disruption—and they know that changes are coming. But the key is to actually do something about it. In this episode, GameStop CEO Paul Raines discusses the company’s diversification strategy with Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory’s Mike Kearney—and why persistence is key.

Paul Raines, GameStop CEO, on getting ahead of disruption

Working in an industry that faces almost constant disruption isn’t an easy task. But it forces you to think creatively about new business opportunities. In this episode, Paul Raines, the CEO of GameStop, shares how the company has found ways to stay ahead of disruption in the gaming industry.

Paul also discusses the traits of successful leaders and the importance of treating your team like family.

Great companies operate with a window-and-mirror mentality. When times are good, leaders look out the window and give credit to their team. But the most important thing is to look in that mirror when times are bad.

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