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Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberté wants to make the world more fun. (SERGEI REMEZOV/REUTERS)
Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberté wants to make the world more fun. (SERGEI REMEZOV/REUTERS)

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Venture capitalist Anthony Tjan found three motivating purposes for billionaires: making the world more beautiful, by helping us to look, eat, and live more beautifully; making the world more fun, as Walt Disney and Cirque de Soleil have done; and making the world smart and more efficient. Harvard Business Review Blogs

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Harvey Schachter is a Battersea, Ont.-based writer specializing in management issues. He writes Monday Morning Manager and management book reviews for the print edition of Report on Business and an online work-life column Balance. E-mail Harvey Schachter

 

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