Is there any other way to be super successful? To be super rich? To change the world? Elon Musk’s wife doesn’t think so.
I believe being obsessed is a pre-requisite for being exceptional.
Just remember, if you aren’t then the person who is has the upper hand.
(How do you think I grew the largest medical recruitment agency in Australasia starting with no customers, no candidates, little money and no employees? Do not underestimate the power of obsession.)
Sometimes leadership is about creating a vision and bringing people along.
To love and be loved. Isn’t that all there really is?
Almost everyone I know who has achieved greatness in something, be that business, sports, the arts, they all began their journey to escape something.
There’s a lot of talk now about hiring people for attitude rather than skills.
When we want something, we are taught to visualise that thing, to focus on that image, until we have it.
There’s almost never a completely clean run.
Sometimes wonderful things take you by surprise, they open a new door.
Have you ever moved into a new house and seen something that needed fixing and thought “I’ll get on to that soon”?
Humans are tribal.
As humans we have an insatiable desire to explain untoward events so we can get on with solutions.