There’s a popular story about Warren Buffett. Well, there are a lot of those, but there’s one in particular that stands out to me. I don’t know where it started, but you can read about it in detail here. But I’ll summarize it.
The story involves Buffett chatting to his private pilot. He starts talking to his pilot about goals and careers and gives him an activity to do:
1) Buffett asked the pilot to write down his top 25 career goals.
2) The pilot was then asked to circle his top 5 on that list.
3) Buffett then asked the pilot to put the circled items in their own list. Continue reading