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.)
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