August 2, 2023

Be Like Buffett

Warren Buffett is one of the wealthiest people on earth, but his bank balance isn’t the reason.

His calendar is the reason (skip to 15m40s).

Real wealth is being able to do what you want, when you want, where you want, with who you want.

If you could do that, you wouldn’t care about money.

(Seriously, think about it.)

You went into business to help people - and you do help people! - but let’s be honest...

You could help people as an employee working for someone else.

You went into business for the freedom.

Here’s the thing...

“It’s not a proxy of your seriousness that you’ve filled every minute of your schedule.”—Bill Gates

Look at your calendar for next week.

Is it mostly full or is it mostly empty?