The Elon Musk Way of Persevering in the Face of Adversity

Elon Musk

This column was originally published on on May 25, 2018 His successes are ballyhooed around the world but so are his spectacular failures. Neither defines him near as much as his relentless unstoppability. His mother described her son thus: “He goes into his brain, and then you just see he is in another world. He still does that. …

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The Power of Persistence

the power of persistence

$50,000 in debt at age 25. That was the tipping point in a brutal adventure that taught me, more than nearly anything else in my life, the power of persistence. Directed persistence – sometimes called grit – is one of the most powerful forces a human can apply to a situation to get what they want. …

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