Many people subscribe to the idea that to get a high return you must take a high risk, that low risk leads to low return. I think this keeps people poor, because they either lose a lot or fail to make meaningful returns.
In my experience the rich approach risk quite differently and look for asymmetric risk return; low risk, high return.
If you are looking to expand your business, or your finances, I’d encourage you to look for asymmetric risk return; how can you trial that new idea without sinking a lot of money into it?
It takes a little more thinking, but it’s worth it.
On Monday I attended the funeral of a good friend of mine from medical school, Andy Greer. He died suddenly while working a shift at Christchurch Hospital. He was 40.
Don’t get me wrong, I’m not one of these people who loves failure.
Challenges are a daily phenomenon for the entrepreneur.
Heaven is not wanting to be anywhere else.
That brings out our best.
We’ve all heard the statement, the ends justifies the means.
If you want to do anything extraordinary, it’s likely that you’re going to need to break some rules.
Sometimes, I don’t have anything to add.