...your “payoff” is almost always a max function (the best of all attempts), not an average. This is also generally true for raising VC financing, doing bizdev partnerships, hiring programmers, finding good advisors/mentors, even blogging and marketing. .
This is a collection of writings that speak about things that are important to me (and do so far more eloquently than I possibly could).
The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way..
On being Nice
- The Karmic Truth
...if I see you, I will smile, and hold the door open while you pass. And perhaps you will smile back and say hello. That, my friend, is Karma, and it is all that keeps this terrible universe in its place and at bay. For a while.
On having an open mind
On being level headed
If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster
And treat those two impostors just the same;