This article from Entrepreneur makes some really interesting points. It’s called 5 Things We Can Learn from Kobe Bryant’s Legacy.
Here’s a short excerpt:
We all know about Kobe’s 5 Championship rings, 18 All-Star appearances, and multiple scoring titles. But did you know that Kobe’s 20-year career with the Lakers is an unmatched NBA record? No other player has played longer for one team without interruptions.
Why did he stay that long with one team? Because he believed deeply in team loyalty. Kobe respected his LA fans tremendously and saw the Lakers franchise as his home, one he constantly sought to improve.
Even if you’re not a basketball fan, it’s difficult to deny that Kobe was an itnrapreneur who worked from within the Lakers’ organization.