05.01.20 | Timestamp @26:12 | 5 Pieces of Advice to Be Successful in Quarantine
Adrian’s Question or Topic
Adrian is a licensed Barber and wants to give value to his people by producing content on social media. He is looking at the kinds of content to create. He also seeks help in dealing with insecurities.
He grew up with a strict mother. She does not let him go outside the house, cannot socialize enough with other people. Instead, she’d let him stay indoors and play video games, which allowed him to be creative and become the smartest guy in school.
Gary’s Story and Advices
The answer is yes to everything, such as tutorial videos, action videos of him cutting hair, inserting his personality to it, technicality, etc.
On Adrian’s insecurities:
If your mom is authoritative, that means you’ve got built upon that environment. So that makes sense that Adrian values other people’s opinions because your mom’s dictatorship became your framework.
Gary Vaynerchuk’s Quotes
“Brother, everybody else sucks too. That’s it. If they say you are not good looking, you say they’re not smart. If they say you’re not smart, then you say they’re not funny. If they say you are poor, you can say they’re spoiled.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“The second somebody hurts you, just convert that energy and hurt them back in your head. You don’t have to be mean.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“Kindness is the ultimate strength.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“Do not put people’s opinions on a pedestal when they’re not living your life.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“My sensitivity is my f*ckin’ superpower. It is a gift.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk