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Restaurant Business Plan: Chef Donald Young’s Prolific Pop-Up Concept

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Chef Donald Young

Today’s guest plays by his own rules. Chef Donald Young is one of the youngest Michelin-awarded chefs in the world who, after years of working in traditional brick and mortar restaurants, gave it all up to build a pop up concept in the heart of Chicago. In our conversation we discuss what it takes to truly master a craft, the power of a beginner’s mindset, adn the courage it takes to start over again. 

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