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Ep. 239 – Going First

Being selfless and going first in business to serve people, rather than selfishly protecting oneself.
Ep. 211 – Don’t Chase Money

Making money your sole purpose and goal in life will lead to customer neglect and affect long-term success.
Ep. 204 – Money Can’t Drive

Making money the dictator of happiness or success will lead to poverty in other areas of life.
Ep. 196 – Will Do, Never Do

Having a list of principles is key to making decisions that aren’t just black and white. Principles are your list of will do’s and never do’s.
Ep. 185 – The Middle Is Prison

Being in the middle means mediocracy and destruction are normal, all the while there’s not significant pain to drive change, so the prison of the middle is hard to break out of.
Ep. 0184 – Saying It But Hoping I Don’t Have To Do It

When we say “yes” to do something but our heart isn’t fully in it, we end up causing division and destruction. Nobody wants a lukewarm cup of coffee. 
Ep. 39 – Self Principles

Self Principles for success in life: Heart + Attitude, Patience, Compassion, Interdependence, Confidence, Saying “No”
Ep. 27 – Ideation, the starting point of flow

Flow is powerful – there is momentum and energy for producing. Ideas without execution = stagnation. Ideas + Execution without Reflection = Stagnation.
Ep. 19 – Choas v. Order: The 2nd Law of Thermodynamics

All life goes from order to chaos. It decays. The moment we pause creation and forward movement is the moment that entropy has begun to take over.
Ep. 16 – Start It! Ship It!

Don’t overthink it, just ship it. Starting is the hardest part. A car without momentum will take you nowhere. Failure only seems to matter when you can see it.
Ep. 5 – Principles v. Rules

Life is fluid. People are fluid. We normally operate based on rules or principles. Both are needed. Both have different applications.