Jobs built that cash pile to allow Apple to take risk, unencumbered by a fear of failure. This was ultimately Steve’s great gift to the world: to build a true innovation power house with permanent capital. A Berkshire Hathaway of tech innovation.
8. Get uncomfortable at least 1x per day (ideally 3x or 5x). By “get uncomfortable” I mean “summon the courage to do something that makes you anxious”. Speak up during the work conference call. Say hi to the pretty girl or fella standing next to you in line. Run 4 miles instead of 3. Et cetera. Go the extra mile. Remember: “Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” — George Addair