Recently we ran a PPC marketing campaign and the backend wasn’t set up properly so all the leads were lost. I once competed in a ski competition where my ski ejected on take off and I proceeded to do a double back flip with one ski without any chance of landing well.
Failure is inevitable. You will make mistakes. You will fall. You will graze your knee.
But that’s OK. Because defeat is not inevitable, defeat is optional. Because defeat is choosing to stay down.
Success isn’t never failing, it’s learning from your mistakes, rising and doing better next time.
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