MasterCard CEO Ajay Banga on Taking Risks in Your Life and Career

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During his View From The Top talk at Stanford GSB, MasterCard President and CEO Ajay Banga emphasized the importance of communication, taking risks, learning from everyone around you, and surrounding yourself with people who think differently than you do. He also discussed why innovation is "mission critical" in the payments industry. (Recorded April 24, 2014)

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More about the View From The Top speaker series:
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http://www.youtube.com/course?list=EC5C14B375A7F2FEA8

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