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Businesses Disrupting Industries With Their Brilliant Ideas -- And What You Can Learn From Them

In our 'Brilliant Ideas' series in the June issue of Entrepreneur, we asked entrepreneurs how they are turning their business idea into a reality.

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A major challenge facing entrepreneurs today is figuring out how their company or idea will be different from the rest. You can't be scared to think outside the box and push boundaries.

Related: The Most Brilliant Business Ideas

For instance, entrepreneur Manny Bomfo co-founded Recharge, an app that lets customers rent hotel rooms by the minute, so they can pop in for a quick shower or a power nap. Deb Baker helped launch Higher Standard Packaging, where she's found a way to child-proof legal marijuana packaging. 

Not sure where to start? Check out these 20 businesses disrupting their industries with brilliant ideas, and see what you can learn from them. 

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