Ed McLaughlin, former President & CEO of Global WorkPlace, talks with SarderTV about his new book & the need for companies to refocus on profitability

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McLaughlin talks about what it was like to leave an executive position to create his own company

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This interview with Ed provides exactly the type of information that new entrepreneurs or those contemplating starting their own business need to hear so they can minimize errors and maximize profits in their new ventures.

Ed McLaughlin knows all about being an entrepreneur and the difficulties of keeping a startup company on the road to success. As the founder of multiple companies including Blue Sunsets, Sequentra Solutions, USI Companies Inc, Sigma Communications and Global WorkPlace, Ed McLaughlin has knowledge that new and existing entrepreneurs can learn from. In an exclusive interview for SarderTV the independent media learning channel, Ed McLaughlin talked recently with SarderTV correspondent, Vaishali Jain, about his career, his new book, The Purpose is Profit, and lessons learned as a serial entrepreneur.

“Ed McLaughlin is an expert in entrepreneurship and in how to run a business,” said Russell Sarder, CEO of NetCom Learning and the creator of SarderTV.

“This interview with Ed provides exactly the type of information that new entrepreneurs or those contemplating starting their own business need to hear so they can minimize errors and maximize profits in their new ventures,” said Sarder.

Ed McLaughlin has a strong opinion about what new and existing companies should focus on – being profitable. As the author of a forthcoming book, The Purpose is Profit, McLaughlin discusses in the SarderTV interview, where he thinks businesses have gone wrong in their desire to concentrate on a company mission that is not centered on profitability. He talks about why he felt the time was right for his book, and what he hopes readers will take away from the publication. It is clear in the interview, that McLaughlin believes in the importance of a company mission that benefits the greater good, but as he points out, if a company is not successful and doesn't make money, then it will not be around to improve the community and the lives of people. In addition, to talking about the need for a focus on profitability, McLaughlin provides a candid look at his successes and business failures. He also talks about what it was like to decide at age 36 to turn away from high paying jobs with IBM and Hewlett-Packard to strike out on his own and bootstrap his own company. The interview with Ed McLaughlin is inspiring and educational for anyone with a desire to become a successful entrepreneur.

SarderTV offers provoking, educational and candid interviews so that new entrepreneurs and aspiring business people can learn from them. The database is part of the international Learning Movement created by Russell Sarder to help spread knowledge and inspire a passion in lifelong learning. Operating on the premise that motivated individuals can learn from the experience, the success and the mistakes of others, SarderTV provides a unique opportunity to see and hear influential personalities talk about the subjects that matter to them. Some of the past interviewees have included Ira Neimark, former CEO of Bergdorf Goodman, Susan Davis, CEO of BRAC USA, and Dan Hoffman, President and CEO of M5

Don't miss this informative interview with Ed McLaughlin at SarderTV.

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About Sarder TV

SarderTV is a learning channel that contains a series of exclusive educational interview videos from top leaders in their industries, as well as motivational videos encouraging our public to succeed in their personal and professional lives, and many more. Russell Sarder, CEO of Sarder TV, has interviewed a series of leaders, who have shared their experiences and how they were able to achieve their success. Some of the names that Sarder has interviewed are: Ira Neimark, former CEO of Bergdorf Goodman; Russ Edelman, co-author of Nice Guys Can Get the Corner Office, Dan Hoffman, and David Hershfield, SVP Online Technology at RedCats.

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