Lots of people don’t like winter. It’s cold, wet and you have to stay inside more.
That is, unless you love skiing. Then winter is awesome.
Life and business have seasons too…
We plant in the spring, tend in the summer, harvest in autumn, then things make way in winter.
We need all the seasons, it’s just that people like some more.
If you are facing a ‘winter’ in your business, then you can either get the right tools or complain that it’s cold outside.
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