This Is What You Need to Build Something Great

This Is What You Need to Build Something Great

To build something great, it’s gotta be bigger than you. It’s gotta serve more than your wallet, or your resume, or your ego. It’s gotta ignite more than your own passions.

The “experts” say it just needs to solve a problem. But I believe it has to make a difference. It’s gotta truly help people.

Sure, your own financial success most definitely can/should be a part of it. Pursuit of personal legacy or celebrity or influence may play a role. Yes, you should enjoy it. And of course you want to make your mama proud.

But the larger purpose, the greater mission, has got to be about others.

It has to be more about meaning than money.

It has to be more about fulfillment than fame. And it’s gotta be a lot more giving than getting.

Those are the missions worth fighting for… Those are the missions that make you feel alive.

#besomebody.

Kash.

Sometimes Walking Away is the Most Powerful Thing You Can Do

Sometimes Walking Away is the Most Powerful Thing You Can Do

Sitting here during a couple hour layover in Boston. Headed to New York. Was in Cincinnati last night. Austin the day before. Dallas the day before that. Will be back in Ohio Wednesday. It’s been a crazy week of movement. A crazy year of it really. A year ago at this time I was moving from Austin to Boston. It happened so fast. Instinctively. A sudden, life-changing decision that subtly blended “seizing the moment” and survival mode.

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