I just returned from a week in Canada working with several of our great clients up there.
While on my trip, I had dinner with a friend (Peter) whom I’ve also partnered with on several projects and co-written a book. He and I discussed the concept of solutions and, more specifically, solutions faster.
Six Degrees of Separation
One Degree Away from a Solution
I propose that today, for virtually every situation that may arise, you are as close as one degree away from your solution – not six.
Create a “Life Team”
- Yard/Landscape professionals
- Errands (who do you know who has time on their hands who could use some extra money, e.g., a college intern)
- Insurance Agent
- Personal Trainer (health)
- Advice (mentors/coaches)
- Spiritual (pastors, mentors)
- IT professional
- Personal Assistant
- Business Coach