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This presentation consists of highlights from the interview with Moe Abdou, founder & host of 33voices®.
Faisal Hoque Founder of SHADOKA @faisal_hoque Serial entrepreneur, thought leader, and author, Faisal Hoque is the founder of SHADOKA and other companies. Shadoka’s portfolio of companies (R&D driven products, services, and thought leadership) accelerates individual and organizational sustainable growth.
Insight #1 Think less of resilience as overcoming adversity, and more so as understanding the very essence of who you are.
Insight #2 Love yourself | Greatness requires sacrifice, but confidence starts when you stop running away from yourself.
Insight #3 “Success is hitting the ground with 70% of the skills you need so you can stretch into the other 30%.” - Juliet de Baubigny on success
Insight #4 When you accept the fact that mental toughness comes from compassion and vulnerability, you’ll redefine your priorities to align with your higher purpose.
Insight #5 You suffer because you have the wrong perception of yourself. Only you can transform your suffering into happiness.
Insight #6 Small steps lead to big feats - “Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” - St. Francis of Assisi
Insight #7 “A good half of the art of living is resilience.” - Alain de Botton
Insight #8 Never worry alone. Be deliberate about building an inner circle that provides emotional and intellectual support.
Insight #9 Next time you experience a setback, remember these rituals:
Insight #9 Next time you experience a setback, remember these rituals: Detach yourself from shame
Insight #9 Next time you experience a setback, remember these rituals: Commit to learning from your peers
Insight #9 Next time you experience a setback, remember these rituals: Try mediating
Insight #10 “Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.” - Gail Sheehy on Growth
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