I’m a believer in reading. I do it early in my day, I do it late in my day, and I do it often. Just for starters, reading involves serious concentratio…
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When you make predictions, you are making assumptions. And when you make assumptions, you are basically guessing. And the more specific the guess, the …
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The score takes care of itself
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The world tells you you need to do more, more, more. But there’s a lot of research that says doing less is the key to being more effective; research su…
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Dedicate one hour each day to your craft.Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash Writers write. That’s something I observe as a golden principle; you cannot cal…
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We suck at knowing what we want. If you ask most people what they really want out of life, the answer is going to be shaped far more by their perceptio…
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We have this notion of FOMO that pervades and shapes our choices about how we spend every damn cent we have in the attention economy. It spikes wheneve…
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I got an email yesterday from a guy who asked why I didn’t update my blog on the weekends. He said if it was meant to be a daily blog, why should he su…
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I deleted LinkedIn this week. I am enjoying a refreshing break from SEO and VA business development managers who want to connect in the name of synergy…
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“People are frugal in guarding their personal property; but as soon as it comes to squandering tim ethey are most wasteful of the one thing in which it…
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I have a simple investment thesis; find someone to believe in, open my wallet and get in line behind them. I look for individual founders who I believe…
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How’s your impulse control? If I put a bucket of fried chicken in front of you, how long would it take you to eat a piece? How many would you eat befor…
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