The Virgin Way


“As some wise person once said, ‘Life is not a dress rehearsal.’ So unless you plan to give it a better shot in your next life – assuming you are lucky enough to get a second chance – then whey risk wasting any of your limited time on this earth doing stuff that doesn’t light your fire?”


SUMMARY: Iconic and loved for his entrepreneurship savvy, his success, and his apparent happiness, Sir Richard Branson shares his guidance and insights in his authentic way.


TAKEAWAYS:

1. Keep the personal touch and connection with your team, stay personally involved in recruitment decisions, and cultivate listening skills which are a hallmark of a great leader.

2. Doing what you love is the elegant key to keeping yourself in the moment and happy, and taking a shot courageously gives you the chance at success.

3. Authentic good leadership values people and collaboration over position, and moving forward over maintaining the existing.


READ IF: You want inspiration from an experienced, happy, down-to-earth, and super-successful iconic entrepreneur.