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Jones got this artist-made ax as a gift when he became chief executive of Myspace in 2010. The words "hard choice" emblazoned on the handle fit the moment because the job required axing some Myspace employees.

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STYLE | Incubation Station: Mike Jones | Science Inc.

The writing is on the wall for Mike Jones, co-founder and chief executive of Science Inc., a technology and startup studio that creates, invests, acquires and scales digital businesses.

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