What’s wrong is always available, and so is what’s right. I love Christmas because it’s a time to be thankful for the wonderful people in our lives and the blessings in our lives. It’s a time to smile seeing our daughters get up early to open their stockings and rip into their presents, and to feel even greater seeing the joy they get giving presents to others. It’s a time to have fun preparing a meal together and sharing it.
Or you can focus on the commercialisation of a holiday for big corporates to get richer.
Same exact situation, different focus, different meaning, vastly different experience.
It’s a choice.
There’s a tendency to gather information, and more information, and more information, indefinitely if a decision is important.
Your next 40 years will be determined by your next ten years.
A mantra I live by in business is, ‘tolerance is the enemy of excellence.’
Functional fixes are not solutions for existential misalignments.
If you’re buying your lunch from someone, what happens if he’s 20cms shorter than you?
It’s almost certain that what’s being agreed isn’t fully understood.
Don’t be a dick.
Five hundred years ago, Michel de Montaigne said: “My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened.”
In tennis, the majority of the game is spent volleying.
I own a wealth management company called MedCapital