Umair Haque

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Umair Haque

Remember to be awesome.

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Umair Haque

If you want to live a meaningfully better life, you're going to have to make the dangerous choice to dissent. A life lived meaningfully isn't denominated by digital friends, designer logos, or wads of...

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The question you must answer isn't how to get ahead. It's how to go somewhere that matters. And have fun along the way.

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Follow your passion, we’re often told. But how do you find your passion? Let me put it another way: what is it that breaks your heart about the world? It’s there that you begin to find what moves you....

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It's probably your fiercest critics - not your compatriots - who have the sharpest, most resonant insights.

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The social [media channel] isn't about beauty contests and popularity contests. They're a distortion, a caricature of the real thing. It's about trust, connection, and community. That's what there's too...

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It's at the very moment you want to give up on your dreams that you must expand them until they move you again.

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Each and every one of us is a leader. Some of us just don't know it yet.

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You get one life. And if you make the mistake of choosing a profession that doesn't enrich anybody but you, you wont even live that one

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I'm firmly of the belief that your youth should be spent pursuing your passion - not just slightly, tremulously, haltingly, but unrelentingly, with a vengeance, to the max and then beyond. So dream laughably...

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Leadership simply begins with the courage to be yourself. So everyone else can be, too.

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There's nothing more fundamentally disruptive to the status quo than a new reality.

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Let’s summarize. What is awesomeness? Awesomeness happens when thick — real, meaningful — value is created by people who love what they do, added to insanely great stuff, and multiplied by communities...

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Yes, business really does change. 400 years ago, corporations were formed by royal decree. 300 years ago, many countries were powered by slave labour, or its closest moral equivalent. 200 years ago, debtors...

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