Saddle time and give up the garbage! Rules of success of Pavel Durov

20 bright sayings of the most famous online Russian billionaire lifestyle, world and business, You will definitely come in handy!

More recently, the entire Internet was discussing the scandal with the departure from Vkontakte founder Pavel Durov. The businessman went to live in San Francisco, where he is now actively working on a new project — Telegram messenger and continues to maintain the title of one of the richest people in Russia with a fortune of 66 million RUB His tips on doing business can definitely be useful.

About the way of life

— Understand that you really like. The Golden rule — do something that gives true pleasure, and then you'll be much happier.


— Give up the crap you eat, drink and smoke every day. No secrets and cunning diets — natural food, fruits, vegetables, water. Not to be a vegetarian and totally stop drinking, just to limit sugar, flour, coffee, alcohol and all plastic food.


— Spend with benefits every weekend. Go to a Museum, play sports, take a trip out of town, jump with a parachute, to visit relatives, go to a good movie. Expanding the zone of contact with the world. The more experiences you pass through, the more interesting life will be, and the better you will understand things and phenomena.


— A minimum of Internet and TV. Abandon computer games, aimless sitting in social networks and blunt surfing the Internet. Minimized communication in social networks, leave one account. Destroy the apartment television antenna.


— Learn to get up early. The paradox is that in the early hours you always have time more than in the evening. If summer at the weekend you will leave Moscow at 7 am, by 10 you're already in Yaroslavl. If you go 10, you'll be there in the best case for dinner. Man enough to 7 hours of sleep, provided quality physical activity and normal diet.


— Get rid of junk. Get rid of things not worn or used in the past year. Leave only what you like and need. It is a pity to throw away — distribute.



About the world

— Teach foreign languages. This will enhance the depth perception of the world and open up unprecedented opportunities for training, development and career growth. Russian Internet users 60 million. English language — a billion. The centre is now in progress on the other side of the border, including the language. Knowledge of English is not just a whim of intellectuals, but a vital necessity.


— To expand the horizons of knowledge. Use every moment and every person in order to learn something new. If life makes you a professional in any field, try to understand what is the essence of his work, what his motivations and goals. Learn to ask the right questions — even the taxi driver can be an invaluable source of information.


— Start to travel. Never mind that there is no money for Argentina and New Zealand — the quality of rest is not related to money spent. When you see how diverse the world, you will cease to dwell on the space around you, and you will become more tolerant, calmer and wiser.


— Look at the world through creativity. Buy a camera and try to catch the beauty of the world. When you succeed, you will remember your travels not only in vague impressions, but also beautiful pictures that you brought with you. Alternatively, try to draw, sing, dance, sculpt, design. That is, do something that will make you see the world with different eyes.


— Accept the world the way it is. Renounce value judgments, to take all phenomena as neutral. And even better — as unequivocally positive.


— Do extraordinary things. Go to where never was ezdi to work the other way, deal with the problem, about which you know nothing. Get out of the "comfort zone", expand knowledge and horizons. Rearrange the furniture at home, change the appearance, hairstyle, image.



About business

- Set goals, fix them on paper, in Word or blog. The main thing that they were clear, understandable and measurable. If you set a goal, or achieve, or not. If you do not deliver, the options to achieve at all.


— Learn to type on the keyboard blindly. Time is one of the few treasures that you have, and print you should be able nearly as fast as thought. And you should not think about where the letter you want and about what you write.


— Saddle time. Learn to manage their own Affairs so that they worked almost without your participation. To begin with, honour Allen (Getting Things Done) or Gleb Arkhangelsky. To take decisions quickly, act immediately, not postponed. All the cases either do or delegatename.


— Stop reading the news. Anyway, the key events will be talking all around, and additional noise information does not improve the quality of decision-making.


— Carefully choose the environment. Try to surround yourself with decent, honest, open, intelligent and successful people. We are our environment, which we learn everything that we know. Spend more time with people whom you respect and from whom you can learn something (especially important to the category of people get your heads).


— Invest. Ideally, each month is worth to invest part of the income, because the rich man is not one who earns a lot, but the one who invests a lot. Try to invest in assets, minimize liabilities and to control costs.


- Give more than you take. Share the knowledge, experiences and ideas. The man who not only takes, but also divided, incredibly attractive. Sure, you can do something like this, what others really want to learn.


— Laziness hidden deep in our culture — "work is not a wolf"etc., but human laziness is still bad from the point of view of economic development, science and art, doing Nothing leads to regression and decay. Therefore, for our entire country, and culture, it would be better if people were less lazy.published


P. S. And remember, only by changing their consumption — together we change the world! ©

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