Here is part of my page on the Oak website in 2015:

2015 12 17 David B.

I learned that what most people tell you about how to be a successful entrepreneur often doesn t match up well with the winning companies I saw.

It won t tell you how to win that s on you , but it will clearly identify some of the most important success patterns to follow, and some of the popular failure patterns to avoid.

Smartdrive: When you think you re really focused, try making the focus even narrower.

Inktomi: Don t move on to the next battle until the current one is totally wrapped up; mostly wrapped up may not be good enough.

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