⫹⫺ Fear & Greed
Cheat Codes for Creators, Makers & Doers - CMMN WLTH 070
Hello my friends,
Warren Buffett once said that investors should:
“Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful.”
I’ve been thinking about this idea in the context of creatives vs. investors.
Unlike investing there is almost zero downside to creativity.
Being creative and creating new things, makes you ‘antifragile’ — able to grow and thrive from chaos.
“Be building when others are fearful, and selling when others are greedy.”
The more clichés the better,
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Out of Office
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Restor is a science-based open data platform to support and connect nature restoration projects.
The interactive map presents both active and proposed projects globally, literally showing you where nature is healing.
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