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Digital Leader: 5 Simple Keys to Success and Influence by Erik Qualman

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CHAPTER SIXWho Before What

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”

STEVE JOBS

We realize far too late what life is truly about. Fortunately, if we’re smart, we can learn a great deal about life, and our purpose, by heeding the advice of successful leaders. As Bill Clinton exhorts in a 2010 Readers Digest interview:

 

Find something you care about where you can make a difference with whatever time or money you have. The older I get, the more I want to keep score: Are people better off when I quit than when I started?

As advice to recent college graduates on what vocational field they should enter, Clinton said:

 

First of all, you have something that most human beings in history didn’t have: the ability to make such a choice. ...

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