To be successful in startup, tech, and modern business life, the prevailing wisdom is that you have to hustle, grind, and burn the candle at both ends in order to succeed. It’s what I did building a venture-backed startup in San Francisco for three years, only to almost burn out completely.
For Joel Comm, the hustle-and-grind philosophy is just not true:
“There’s one thing I’ve found throughout my business life that has always held true,” Comm says in his upcoming new book, The Fun Formula. “When I’ve had the most fun, I’ve had the most success.”