Never go to a meeting with a mentor without five questions prepared and leave without an hour of notes.
Don't worry as much about being successful. Worry about being useful!
What cause do I serve? Put myself in service of something bigger than me.
Hedgehog concept. Passionate about. Best in the world at. Drives your economic engine.
Firing bullets before firing cannon balls. Empirically validated bets before launching the big shells.
First who. Then what. Who are you going to allow to mentor you. Who are you going to work with. Who are you going to take care of as a leader. Shift from what to who.