Why You Need to Hang Out with People Doing Better Than You!

Susie Ippolito
Nov 18, 2019 · 4 min read
What seems overwhelming from where we are, is an accomplishment to those ahead of us. Keep your gaze forward and up! Photo by Mathias Jensen on Unsplash

Years ago, a very savvy businessman told me: “If you want to be successful, then you have to spend time with people doing better than you.”

At the time, I was an itty bitty seedling startup — and rather intimidated by this idea. Why would experts in the field I aspired to be part of want to spend time with me?