You’re in for a treat because we’ve saved the best for last! Okay, so maybe math isn’t the most fun part of running a business, but it’s certainly one of the most important elements! (And if the math includes big numbers in the profit column, it can definitely feel like one of the best parts of running your own business.)
So what can Marcus teach us about business math? Well, as a guy reportedly worth about $150 million, the answer is simple – a lot! In every episode Marcus breaks down the numbers for viewers so that they can understand why he’s making certain decisions. For instance, if he decides that a lunch/dinner restaurant should start offering breakfast, he’ll give you the breakdown to the dollar of why this decision makes sense financially.
Here are the three main areas Marcus looks at when he makes strategic business decisions: