10 Things I learned from Movies
1. Wolf of Wall Street
Tone of Voice + Body Language = Effective Phone Communication.
Your phone is 1 of the biggest assets you have in business & the hottest lead you can get.
2. The Matrix
Centralized power absolutely corrupts.
Truth is a tough pill to swallow but fake comforts eventually lead to even worse consequences.
3. Saving Private Ryan
Lots of people have sacrificed everything in order for the human race to be in the position it is currently in.
4. Forrest Gump
Nothing beats consistency.
Do the best with what you're given.
5. The Wedding Ringer
Talk other people up in a funny, genuine way, & you'll win their hearts.
Get people to feel good about themselves, & they'll be much more receptive to what you have to say.
6. The Lord of the Rings
It takes a team to accomplish any major task.
No one is immune from the innate desires of man.
It takes tunnel vision & extreme sacrifice to be the best you can be.
Having a tough teacher, immediate feedback, & stiff competition is key to improving any skill.
8. Mad Max Fury Road
You're never out of it no matter how dire the circumstances.
Being emotionally in control & stoic allows you to see & think straight.
9. Jiro Dreams of Sushi
Mastering a skill takes a lifetime.
No matter how good you're at something, there's still room for improvement.
There are multiple personalities & ways to get something done.
Some more serious, some more fun-loving.