Most of us are told to stay persistent if we want to achieve our dreams. We’re advised by successful people, like Gary Vaynerchuk, to “do the right thing and put in the fucking work!”
I hate asking for criticism from friends and family, because instead of getting brutally honest feedback, I get praises instead telling me what I’ve done right.
Even when I tell them it’s okay and that I won’t be offended by their words, they still hold back.
Today, I woke up a bit upset.
Last night, the people in the apartment next to mine had a party and blasted music until 5am. It was so loud that even with earplugs, I could hear the vibration, and so, I couldn’t sleep.
It’s easier than you think.
Thoughts from two people from two different generations.