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I'm a 36-year-old CEO who sold my first startup for $1 billion. Here's what I've learned this past decade.

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Knowing Success

Justin Kan is a mid-30s entrepreneur who sold his previous startup, Twitch, to Amazon for $1 billion, and has raised millions in VC funding for his current project, the legal startup Atrium.

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Success might boil down to whom you are working with.

Having the right people around you is more important than even having the right idea or the right kind of resources.

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Lasting success comes with time and perseverance.

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Your goals will just keep getting bigger and bigger. Don't stop, don't settle and keep achieving.

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Achieving Goals does not give any lasting happiness, just a temporary satisfaction.

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Anxiety and Fear are not situational and occasional but can be a constant state of mind.

Learn to cope with them.

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Instead of escaping or shying away from your fears using TV or alcohol, you can sit with your fears in meditation.

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Instead of trying to attract people towards you, just be naturally vulnerable and curious.

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Lasting happiness comes from gratitude, connecting with other people and liberation from your self-tortured striving.

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