The result? “She became one of my best employees for over a decade… somebody who also would help save my business because the extra steps to make sure that I was okay.”

For John, leadership at that moment meant establishing a sense of understanding between employer and employee, creating a relationship that would benefit both parties. John concludes by saying, “Once somebody knows that you care about them, they will do everything to protect you and make sure that you’re okay.”

John has amassed a net worth of over $250 million, and currently serves as the CEO of FUBU and The Shark Group, a brand management and consulting firm.

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