Getting fired can be good for business

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The boss belittled him on national television, calling his work "a total mess." And then he fired him.

Wade Hanson frowned and lumbered out of the boardroom and into a taxi, yet another in a long line of "Apprentice" wannabes who had taken a figurative kick in the behind from Donald Trump.

Was he dejected? Regretful?

Nah.

"I’m the most well-known real estate agent in Minnesota now," he said in an epilogue to the end of the Oct. 16 episode, in which his team went down to an inglorious defeat.