Another post that does not have much to do with basketball but more life skills and is a part of our culture and the way we think. Shout out to mentors that helped with these realizations.
The Path to Success is Counter-intuitive and Not Obvious
Intuition: Focus on your own needs
Counterintuitive: Focus attention on others needs
Intuitive: Be the smart one or important one in a situation
CI: Let the other person be the smart or important one
Intuitive: Spend and consume what you have right now
CI: Reinvest and let compound interest to do its trick
Intuitive: Think right now
CI: Think long term
Intuitive: Save all your good ideas for important clients etc.
CI: Give away all your best stuff for free
CI: Focus on one thing to completion…then next to completion
Intuitive: Stay in your comfort zone
CI: Continually lean outside it every day
Intuitive: Do everything your doing well
CI: Do one thing way better then well
Intuitive: Take advantage and grab every opportunity
CI: Let them go by and don’t get distracted off your path by them
Intuitive: React emotionally to ‘bad’ situations as they come up
CI: Proactively eradicate the problems that create these situations in the first place.
Intuitive: Let situations and problems and losses upset and get to your emotions
CI: Recognize when there is loss or friction there is all types of opportunity and a brief window of a huge learning opportunity
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