Inspiring Entrepreneurs: What Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has learned in his business career

The Next Web

Being in business was a foreign concept to me. The years I spent living abroad, in Swaziland for a couple of years, were certainly formative in terms of independence and being on my own. You have done two companies now, do you sometimes look out the window and thing ‘Maybe I should start a new company and see if I can apply my Netflix model to another industry’? So we simply went too fast and didn’t anticipate how devoted some people still were to that part of our business.