“When you’re done with your initial draft, take a hard, dispassionate look at those first few paragraphs. See if you can toss them out.”
“Pair two one-way tickets — even from different airlines and airports — to create an itinerary that could end up being less than a round trip.”
“My two favorite questions to ask direct reports are ‘if you were me, what would you do differently’ and ‘what don’t you like about the product?’”
“We are surrounded by environments. Everything you can see, hear, smell, taste, and touch is an environment that is either adding energy to your life or draining energy from your life.”
“We assume far too many things are obvious. And it’s often very self-serving. It prevents us from having uncomfortable conversations or having to ask for things that are scary.”
“It is a scalable revenue stream as long as the audience scales.”
“Deadlines are actually our best friends.” — Jason Fried
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“Money Rules can provide a ‘bridge’ between the day-to-day practicalities of how you earn and spend with your future self. A compass, not a map.”