There is one piece of advice that has (for better or worse), led every decision I’ve made over the last few years.
It has come as business advice, relationship advice and health advice.
- In Essentialism: The Hell Yeah Rule
- From the amazing Mark Munson: The Law of Fuck Yeah
- From Derek Sivers: The “Hell Yeah” or No Rule
And when I share this general rule with clients and friends I can see their eyes light up as they gently mutter “holy shit…” and scroll through their phone, deleting numbers, canceling Tinder dates and confirming new business deals.
Unfortunately, like most advice floating around the interwebs, the headline sounds soooo good, but you have to actually read the damn article. Short catchy advice needs to be applied to your life in a thoughtful and considerate way or you risk turning into a raging douchetard. Because this is real life, and all rules have exceptions.… Read the rest