Within a week, we knew that our project that was initially meant to fight boredom had the potential to turn into something big. We decided that we should focus all of our energy on making LinkExchange a successful business.
Note: The LinkExchange success story suggests the role of luck.
In the words of Pretty Woman, I was living the fairy tale.
Note: Not a movie that is frequently quoted in business books.
The last time I had snoozed this many times was when I was dreading going to work at Oracle. It was happening again, except this time, I was dreading going to work at LinkExchange.
Note: impact of change in the company culture on motivation
I had decided to stop chasing the money, and start chasing the passion.
Note: do what makes you happy