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  • Arjun shared from Getting There: A Book of Mentors by Gillian Zoe Segal
    Like we did in the nightclub world, we wanted to create something outside the box and give our patrons an elevated experience. Utilizing a lot of the elements that made us so successful in the nightclub
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  • Arjun shared from Getting There: A Book of Mentors by Gillian Zoe Segal
    David Geffen, a friend and role model, said something to me at the time that was very simple yet profound: “You don’t begin until you begin.” What he meant was that if I ever wanted to achieve success again I had to start somewhere. I couldn’t expect to immediately build a multimillion-dollar hotel business. I had to get out there, start with what I knew, wait for opportunities to come my way, and respond to them. That’s the secret: Don’t allow yourself to get dispirited and give up. One
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  • Arjun shared from The Undefeated Mind: On the Science of Constructing an Indestructible Self by Alex Lickerman
    At least, not how we respond emotionally to what happens to us. And as emotion usually wins the tug-of-war with intellect in determining behavior, unless we happen to be gifted with a mighty will, controlling
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  • Arjun shared from Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari, Eric Klinenberg
    Maybe we are turning into the people from the job study, trying to find a crazy, unattainable job. Maybe we are trying to meet every single person in order to be sure we have the best. Maybe we have it all wrong. Maybe we need to have a little more faith in humanity, like our
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  • Arjun shared from Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
    If there is a meaning in life at all, then there must be a meaning in suffering. Suffering is an ineradicable part of life, even as fate and death. Without suffering and death human life cannot be complete.
    Note: Life is suffering.
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