Foot on the pedal – never ever false metal
Engine running hotter than a boiling kettle
My job’s ain’t a job – it’s a damn good time
Beastie Boys ♦ No Sleep till Booklyn
Are you a 9 to 5 slave? Do you hold down the widget segment of the industry, and make parts for the sexier product? If you feel that way about your position or status, you need to rethink what you do or why you are doing it. This can’t be drudgery, it must be a love. No one or entity has true success without passion.
The reality is that it is impossible to convince others to buy your product or service without selling them on the enthusiasm that you have for it. Investors and executives gravitate to the positive momentum of those who are convinced of the love affair that they have found the elixir of life and corporate success. I hope you are sending out that message . . . because I bet you dollars-to-donuts that the market leader in your game is having a damn good time!
YOUR VOCATION MUST BE YOUR AVOCATION – work as hobby
Takeaway #81516: Someone told us that the secret to professional life was to always be slightly underpaid. Why? Because you can always asked to be paid more….we need some…..