How Playing Chess (And Other Strategy Games) Prepared Me to Run A Business

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When he was a young man, my father won his university’s chess tournament. After he graduated, he moved to America, married my mother, and had children. He instilled within each of us a love for the game. An entrepreneur himself, he would come home from work after running his pharmacy in New York and play a game with us. However, even though I was a child, he…