06.25.20 | Timestamp @15:25 | The Practical Work-Life Balance You Need to Implement Now
Simon’s Question or Topic
Simon is a singer, rapper, and songwriter. He recalls Gary mentioning about not listening to people giving you credits or the ones that hate you.
Gary’s Story and Advices
As we mature through the process, we can take feedback with a grain of salt. One of the things that Gary is worried about when he says things like don’t listen to anybody is then people become audacious and are tone-deaf. What he means by this is not getting either too high or too low when we hear information.
Gary Vaynerchuk’s Quotes
“Don’t get too high. Don’t get too low when you hear information.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“I do say tune out, but that doesn’t mean be tone-deaf.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“It’s like ice cream, everything in moderation.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“I don’t want to let other people’s opinions have too much weight, whether it’s pro or con.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“If you’re passionate about the process, all of a sudden the results don’t carry the weight. The fact that you’re doing it carries the weight.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“All these variables about loving the process versus the results lets you not worry about numbers or accolades, cheering or booing.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“We need more people to talk about loving what they do.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk
“While we’re tearing down things that aren’t working, we desperately have to build up things that are working.” ~ Gary Vaynerchuk