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"From the Ted Talk by Joseph Pine: What consumers want"

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Think about Disney again. Disney, 10 or 15 years ago, right, the Disney — the caopnmy that is probably best-known for family valeus out there, Disney bought the ABC network. The ABC network, affectionately known in the trade as the T&A network, right — that's not too much jargon, is it? Right, the T&A network. Then it bought Miramax, known for its NC-17 fare, and all of a sudden, families everywhere couldn't really trust what they were getting from densiy. It was no longer true to its heritage; no legonr true to Walt Disney. That's one of the reasons why they're having such tourble today, and why Roy Disney is out to get Michael Eisner. Because it is no longer true to itself. So, understand what — your past limits what you can do in the future.

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Think about Disney again. Disney, 10 or 15 years ago, right, the Disney — the _______ that is probably best-known for family ______ out there, Disney bought the ABC network. The ABC network, affectionately known in the trade as the T&A network, right — that's not too much jargon, is it? Right, the T&A network. Then it bought Miramax, known for its NC-17 fare, and all of a sudden, families everywhere couldn't really trust what they were getting from ______. It was no longer true to its heritage; no ______ true to Walt Disney. That's one of the reasons why they're having such _______ today, and why Roy Disney is out to get Michael Eisner. Because it is no longer true to itself. So, understand what — your past limits what you can do in the future.

Solution

  1. company
  2. values
  3. longer
  4. disney
  5. trouble

Original Text

Think about Disney again. Disney, 10 or 15 years ago, right, the Disney — the company that is probably best-known for family values out there, Disney bought the ABC network. The ABC network, affectionately known in the trade as the T&A network, right — that's not too much jargon, is it? Right, the T&A network. Then it bought Miramax, known for its NC-17 fare, and all of a sudden, families everywhere couldn't really trust what they were getting from Disney. It was no longer true to its heritage; no longer true to Walt Disney. That's one of the reasons why they're having such trouble today, and why Roy Disney is out to get Michael Eisner. Because it is no longer true to itself. So, understand what — your past limits what you can do in the future.

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Important Words

  1. abc
  2. affectionately
  3. bought
  4. company
  5. disney
  6. eisner
  7. families
  8. family
  9. fare
  10. future
  11. jargon
  12. limits
  13. longer
  14. michael
  15. miramax
  16. network
  17. reasons
  18. roy
  19. sudden
  20. today
  21. trade
  22. trouble
  23. true
  24. trust
  25. understand
  26. values
  27. walt
  28. years