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Put Yourself On The Road To Success

Put Yourself On The Road To Success
  • Seek out the smartest people you disagreed with and try to understand their logic
  • Know when it's best not to have an opinion
  • Develop, test, and systematize timeless and universal principles
  • Balance risks in ways that keep the big upside while reducing the downside.

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Stress + Rest = Growth

You need to push to the outer limits of your current ability, and then follow that hard work with appropriate recovery time.

This is how you grow your mind and get better at any skill....

Focus on the Process

The best athletes and entrepreneurs aren’t focused on being the best; they’re focused on constant self-improvement.

Concentrating on the process is best for both performance and mental health. It lifts off your shoulders a huge burden, so you can concentrate on the things you can control.

Stay Humble

Knowledge is always evolving and advancing — if you want to evolve and advance with it, you need to keep an open mind.

And to keep an open mind, leave your ego at the door. 

Goals and directors of a meeting
Without someone clearly responsible, meetings have a high risk of being directionless and unproductive.

Every meeting should be aimed at achieving someone’s goals; that person ...

Align objectives with appropriate types of communication
Make clear what type of communication you are going to have in light of the objectives and priorities. 

If your goal is to have people with different opinions work through their differences (i.e., open-minded debate), you’ll run your meeting differently than if its goal is to educate.

Asertiveness and open-mindedness

It is up to the meeting leader to balance conflicting perspectives, push through impasses and decide how to spend time wisely.

If you’re running the conversation, you should be weighing the potential cost in the time that it takes to explore opinions of inexperienced employees versus the potential gain in being able to assess their thinking and gain a better understanding of what they’re like.

Warren Buffett's 5 Rules For Investing
Warren Buffett's 5 Rules For Investing
  • You don't need to be an expert to achieve investment returns. 
  • Focus on the future productivity of the asset you are considering.
  • If you focus on the prospec...