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“Top skill for entrepreneurs: Being great at ignoring what everyone else is doing.”

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“The only way to know if someone will pay for something is to put a price on it and see if they buy it. Asking ‘Would you pay $25 for this?’ won’t get you an answer. Why? It costs nothing to say ‘yes’.”

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“I saw a guy at Starbucks today. No iPhone. No tablet. No laptop. He just sat there. Drinking coffee. Like a Psychopath.”

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“No one told me that running a company is just continuously snoozing emails until you die.”

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“Writing direct, easy to read emails that cut right to the chase is an undervalued skill. It’s just like designing a website or writing copy: Don’t make me think.”

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“At our school, we don’t call them ‘soft skills’ because they are quite hard. Instead, we call them ‘power skills’ and they’re the most important skills we teach our students.”

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“Careers are very long. People may get lucky early, but it is amazing to observe how the passage of time eventually favors the persistent and focused.”

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“Customers don’t churn. They leave.”

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“You need to be able to say what your startup does in 2-4 words. No one has the time or attention span for an elevator pitch anymore.”

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“You do not go farther by tearing others down. It just doesn’t work like that. Build each other up. We get further together.”

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Hear me out. Just because we’re about to start a new decade doesn’t mean you need to set goals for the next 10 years. Small goals are great.

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“It’s okay for your side project to be you and your health.”

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“People who work 60 hours a week for themselves should not tell other people to work 60 hours a week for someone else.”