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How Business Community Is Making CEO Life Less Ghastly People are starting to notice that if you want to get the best out of entrepreneurs, you have to support them. But how?

By Kimberly Zhang Edited by Mark Klekas

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Everyone knows that life as a CEO is awful. As Elon Musk's friend once put it, "It's like chewing on glass while staring into the abyss."

No doubt that phrase struck a chord with the Tesla CEO, given his numerous "production hell" and "development hell" experiences over the years, not to mention nearly going bankrupt in 2009.

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