It's a Matter of Focus: Why Some Companies Fail

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The Motley Fool talks with Qualtrics CEO Ryan Smith, one of Forbes' "Most Promising CEOs Under 35." Ryan's online data collection and analysis platform has enjoyed meteoric growth and success in its quest to "help companies be right."

In this video segment, The Qualtrics CEO offers his insight on why some businesses fail, why his has been so successful, and the role transparency plays in his company's culture. The full version of the interview can be found here.

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The article It's a Matter of Focus: Why Some Companies Fail originally appeared on Fool.com.

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