HOLLYWOOD GETS IT RIGHT with the release of Joy starring Jennifer Lawrence. The film has been described as the "wild true story of Joy Mangano and her Italian-American family across four generations centered on the girl who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty by inventing the Miracle Mop."
For someone who has worked with entrepreneurs for decades, much of the movie rang true. Achieving entrepreneurial success is messy, demanding work that is full of hazards and advice. Consider the following scenes from the movie:
Joy prevails again. By this time, she and her business have the kind of qualified professional advisers her business could have used earlier on.
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