Wealthy Optimism

Key Takeaways

  • Wealthy people come from all types of backgrounds, but they tend to be optimistic—and they avoid pessimists.
  • Optimistic people can make incredible things happen because they aren’t easily discouraged by failure.
  • When it comes to acquiring, building or retaining wealth, it pays to be optimistic (but not delusional).

The Power of Face Time in a Digital World

Key Takeaways

  • As technology takes over our lives, folks are finding creative ways to reconnect with each other face to face.
  • Date nights, smartphone pileups, tech-free vacations and family meetings are becoming increasingly common.
  • Do you or a loved one suffer from EDI (electronic display of insensitivity)?

The 80/20 Conundrum

Key Takeaways

  • Perfectionism can be the biggest barrier to making progress.
  • Don’t let fear of failure or procrastination get in the way of trying something new—shoot for 80 percent and commit to continuous improvement.
  • Thanks to the Internet, it’s never been easier or less expensive to build a highly skilled team for any task or project. You can’t expect to do it all yourself.