Today is near and dear to me – not only did I work in a cookie store for 2 years while in high school — but I have made many a business deal sitting across a café table at Caribou Coffee. The moon and stars aligned today,  Michael J. Coles, co-founder of Great American Cookie Company and former Chairman and CEO of Caribou Coffee, explores his remarkable journey in business, sports and politics in his new book, Time to Get Tough: How Cookies, Coffee, and a Crash Led to Success in Business in Life. Here to talk success and failures in business and life welcome Michael to the Nice Guys on Business.

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