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  1. Somebody once told me, “Manage the top line, and the bottom line will follow.” What’s the top line? It’s things like, why are we doing this in the first place? What’s our strategy? What are customers saying? How responsive are we? Do we have the best products and the best people? Those are the kind…

    Steve Jobs

  2. You’ve Just Gotta Fight Your Way Through

    “Nobody tells this to people who are beginners, I wish someone told me. All of us who do creative work, we get into it because we have good taste. But there is this gap. For the first couple years you make stuff, it’s just not that good. It’s trying to be good, it has potential,…

  3. Hope depends upon taking care that we have at least two alternatives, in every situation we found ourselves, and with every task confronting us…To have only one plan, one option, in any situation, is a sure recipe for despair.

    Richard N. Bolles, "What Color Is Your Parachute?" (2013 Edition)

  4. Discernment

    I had a post a couple weeks ago regarding callings…the holy kind. I think Jeff Staples’ comment was the most helpful:

    One of my favorite professors here says that discernment is about the intersection of three things. Discover what brings you…