The lottery is great, because it’s easy. Not certain, but easy. If you win, the belief goes, you’re done.
Medical school is great because it’s certain. Not easy, but certain. If you graduate, the belief goes, you’re done.
Most people are searching for a path to success that is both easy and certain.
Most paths are neither.
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But, say we, if you had five other people who were honest, open and trusting, the path might not be any easier or any more certain, but you would not be travelling it alone! And if you had a checklist… and specific roles…and action steps…