A collection of inspirational quotes, stories and more on life, success, leadership, and more to inspire and motivate you to greater heights.
Overcoming your odds with the wisdom from great thinkers to world leaders and whatever that enlightens you.
i have not created YouTube videos (long form) since the beginning of this year. i begin with the end in action to search for deeper meaning in my Life, Happiness, and Money. Below are the elaborations of the 7 inspirations and reasons why i did what i did. One thing to note, i am a […]
The Power of Now, some said it is a hard book to read, some said that this book is a waste of time, some said that it’s their lifesaver. It is entirely up to you to experience and interpret it… WARNING: The Introduction and Chapter 1 can be rather boring but essential as it sets […]
Chapter 13 The Origins Of A WHY Looking back, Steve Jobs said the firing him was the best thing that could have happened to him. I believe it’s because he got a chance to realign with his WHY and restart his WHY. When he came back to Apple, he restored Apple’s WHY with the “Think […]
Chapter 11 When WHY Goes Fuzzy While Simon showed some examples of products that contradict their company’s WHY and caused identity problems. I would like to touch more in-depth on the negative of Success & Growth. As more people are involved, opinions can grew apart and get divided. For some, especially the top management, when […]
Chapter 8 Start With Why, But Know HOW & Chapter 9 Know WHY, Know How, Then WHAT? One leader with vision could not change the world; actions gets the result and make the changes. So a leader has to assemble a team – A team that knows HOW to bring his vision – the WHY […]
Chapter 6 The Emergence of Trust Let’s say a soldier, why do they trust their life under the order of someone else? Because of the rank? Or something more? And why would someone trust us with their life? I feel it is more of the character of the leader than everything else. Especially when it […]
Chapter 3 The Golden Circle Simon illustrated the fact that “Living with WHY” is more important than “Surviving with WHAT” by how Apple set itself apart from other technology companies like Microsoft, Dell, etc. How people all over the world fell in love with Apple with such passion that they could be queuing overnight for […]
Chapter 1 Assume You Know I was reminded by Tony Robbins’ teaching of the power of questioning and never assume. “Asking the right question to get to the right answer” – Tony Robbins While Simon Sinek is describing Adolf Hitler, he tried to misdirect the reader with little facts to assume that he is talking […]
Motivated by Death “Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Almost everything–all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure–these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that […]