I've heard this advice at least a million times "FOLLOW YOUR PASSION" . While initially motivating, I found it highly deceiving and considered it as a diversion as to what I should actually be doing. It might hold it's own fan following, but following your passion is not always rewarding...
Entrepreneurship for me is quite lonely at times. I had always been hesitant to trust new people and most times remain independent. (Like if you're anti-social).
I had always wanted to have a group of friends that were also entrepreneurs, that shared the same interests.
I had a business partner...
Wanted to share this great article I came across.
Billionaire Mark Cuban: 'Don't follow your passion'
Don't follow your passion:
Follow your effort instead:
And the best part of his advice in my opinion:
I can especially relate to the advice "if you spend hours working hard at something...
I don't discuss this in The Millionaire Fastlane, but I do in Unscripted.
It's the concept of the FEEDBACK LOOP and how it generates passion and motivation.
Passion tends to FOLLOW, not LEAD.
While you can be passionate about projects and goals, ultimately the FEEDBACK LOOP is what keeps that...