“You’ve got to win!”
“You’ve got to be the best student!”
“You’ve got to be the smartest!”
“You’ve got to be the fastest!”
That’s the mindset we all grew up with — Winning!
From birth, our parents’ mission is to help us succeed. Our culture expects us to win. …
“How a tea seller turned a rich businessman”
Meet this person who lives just beside my house and I have known him for a long time.
The story behind his success is incredible.
A few days ago my mother shared his story.
His name is Rakesh Chander ( not an…
Henry Ford was an intelligent man
He started with the “Quadricycle”. It was his first automobile and was four bicycle wheels attached to an engine.
Why would anybody want a machine to drive around in? It won’t work, we won’t need automobiles.
This did not stop Ford. Ford was…
Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales, TechCrunch’s Michael Arrington, Netflix’s Reed Hastings, Craigslist’s Craig Newmark, and Zipcar’s Robin Chase.
Those entrepreneurs were 35, 35, 37, 42, and 42, respectively, when they founded those companies.
I’ve seen a study that says a business with a founder aged 39 is the most likely to succeed…
Be a mysterious Japanese zip company.
Tadao Yoshida had a plan.
Yoshida had lived through World War 2, having survived the bombings of Tokyo.
He owned a small zipping company that he called YKK and he had the aim of modernizing the zip industry. He got to work and created…
It’s because the media and investors have made it easy to believe.
Uber has never turned a profit and is planning to IPO at $90 billion dollars.
Whatsapp was purchased for $19 billion.
Slack became a billion-dollar company in less than 2 years.
The list goes on…
If that isn’t…
“It won’t be.”
Such simple words, but they broke my heart. I am tearing up right now as I see them 5 years later.
According to my relative…-
My youngest son Colin has always been the most happy-go-lucky person I know. Nothing seems to get him down. He has always…
Boy, can I identify with this question?
Thinking way back now, using a simulacrum of Mr. Peabody’s “Wayback machine”, while not quite as powerful as the telephone booth shaped TARDIS in Dr. Who, I still manage to get around fairly well inside of my own space-time continuum.
I think when…