Your role as a founder changes dramatically once your team hits 10, 20, 50, 100, and so on. Sometimes you forget how big you’ve grown and continue to act as if you’re still
10 people. I often quote Aristotle: “Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intentions, sincere efort, and intelligent execution. It represents the wisest choice of many alternatives—choice not chance, determines your destiny.

It takes grit to achieve greatness!


Leaders get out in front and stay there by raising the standards by which they judge themselves – and by which they are willing to be judged. Don’t worry about people stealing your design work. Worry about the day they stop.