The Founders Of The World’s Five Largest Companies All Follow The 5-Hour Rule

Michael Simmons
Apr 18, 2018 · 15 min read

Bill Gates. Steve Jobs. Warren Buffett. Jeff Bezos. Larry Page. They are all polymaths too.

At the highest levels, learning isn’t something you do to prepare for your work. Learning is the most important work. It is the core competency to build. It’s the thing you never delegate. And it’s one of the ultimate drivers of long-term performance and success.

Lie #1: Disciplines are the best way to categorize knowledge

Lie #2: Most learning happens in school / college

Lie #3: You must pick one field and specialize in it.

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