Tony Hsiesh, the CEO of Zappos, has once famously said: Zappos is a customer service company that just happens to sell shoes. How is this not the general rule for any company, in any industry? How is this not the bare minimum requirement to strive, or to even survive, as an organization? Well, unfortunately, this […]
It never gets easier, you just go faster.
by Greg LeMond
Lately, I find myself thinking about Ryan Holiday’s book, Ego is the Enemy, a lot. I forgot what starting from nothing feels like. And not because it’s been so long ago that I went through this phase, but because we, I, tend to suppress those unpleasant memories and focus on the good times. I forgot how […]
Success is getting what you want; happiness is wanting what you get.
by New York American
To succeed, planning alone is insufficient. One must improvise as well.
by Isaac Asimov / Salvor Hardin
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
by Coleman Cox (not Thomas Jefferson)
Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.
-Xun Kuang (not Benjamin Franklin)
Failure is an event, it is not a person.
– Zig Ziglar
I must be willing to give up what I am in order to become what I will be.
– Albert Einstein