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Can you take a punch?
From Every Blow, a Lesson; From Every Fall, Growth
Happy new month. Rah, October already!
What a year we’ve had and how complex life gets as we get deeper. I was reasoning with a friend of mine and he said he didn’t know that where he was at that time was his peak and if he did he would have cherished that season more and moved differently.
When Anthony Joshua had beaten Wladimir Klitschko, Joseph Parker, Povetkin and had 4 world heavy weight titles critics had said “Yeah, but can he take a punch?”
I’m very spiritual about these things because there are universal laws that have always stood the test of time no matter how new things appear.
It builds character
Teaches you about yourself
And reminds you that the market giveth & taketh
Take multiple swings, Play long games, Set sail
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It’s UKBlackBusinessWeek this week and it’s always a good place to see what’s happening in the market, across different industries and sparks great ideas if you’re validating or ideating or want to meet someone. Link
Thoughts & News I wanted to share with you
Remember Clubhouse? They’ve now pivoted into messaging. Link
How to do indie marketing on a budget. I love the bootstrapping space, and these are some good ideas you could explore if not funded. Plus Justin Jackson writes a lot of good bootstrapping content. Link
Watch Leke, Founder of Black Valley talk about The Growth of Black Startups Accelerator Program. Link
Kromatic who are big students of Steve Blank & Eric Reiss and have put those principles into practice and are now working with Government have introduced an innovation flashcards product. Link
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