SAN DIEGO—Earvin “Magic” Johnson, chairman and CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises, took the stage at the MBA CREF conference on Monday where he discussed with Kristy Fercho, MBA’s 2022 Chair, a few winning business strategies and inspiring life lessons he has learned both on and off the court. 

It is important to have people around you who will push you to become better, he said. “I love that I played basketball during a time when there were so many great and incredible players,” he said. “We motivated each other to be better. That blond haired dude had the greatest impact on me.”

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