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Hacking the Adventure of Life

It Doesn’t Have to be Crazy at Work

Business is not war Treat your company as a product. Optimize accordingly Concept of Trust battery; trust doesn’t go down to zero right away. It gets depleted over time. Similarly, it doesn’t go up to 100% immediately, it takes time to build. Owner’s need to lead by example, actions matter.[…]

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Secrets of Great Achievers by Darren Hardy

Richard Branson, Donald Trump and Tony Hawk are super successful but spend less hours and effort on their work than most of us. Difference between Overachiever and SUPER achiever. Radical focus – it’s not what they DO, but what they NOT DO. Saying NO is the master skill What is[…]

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Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss

Casey Neistat You realise you’ll never be the best-looking person in the room. You’ll never be the smartest person in the room. You’ll never be the most educated, the most well-versed. You can never compete on those levels. But what you can always compete on, the true egalitarian aspect to[…]

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Hustle by Neil Patel, Patrick Vlaskovits, Jonas Koffler

The best thing we can do to remedy this tragic waste of potential is to expose ourselves to challenging projects and environments in our work and life and to focus on the unexpected strengths that will rise to the surface when we do so. Right mix of Momentum and Money[…]

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How to be an Imperfectionist by Stephen Guise

Look back over your life and think of all the thousands of little moments in which you had an opportunity to be doing something that could have added up to mastery in an area by now. If you don’t manage to reframe perfectionism as a damaging and inferior mindset, the[…]

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The 10X Rule by Grant Cardone

Set targets that are 10x what you think you want, then do 10x what you think it will take to accomplish those targets. Massive thoughts must be followed by massive actions. 10x rule: 10x the thoughts and 10x the actions of other people. Never reduce a target. Instead, increase the[…]

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Deep Work by Cal Newport

The key to developing a deep work has it is to move beyond good intentions and add routines and rituals to your working life designed to minimise the amount of your limited willpower necessary to transition into and maintain a state of unbroken concentration. You must be careful to choose[…]

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Principles by Ray Dalio

Principles solidified the way I thought about making decisions and is pretty clearly the most important book I read in 2017, if not my entire life. I made copious notes from the book and thought I might as well share it here. Well worth buying a physical copy and keeping[…]

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The Millionaire Fastlane by MJ DeMarco

The real golden years of your life are when you’re young, sentient, and vibrant. Fast wealth is created exponentially, not linearly. Change can happen in an instant. Wealth is a road trip, not just a road. The road trip can’t be outsourced to a chauffer. Wealth is a formula, not[…]

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