Glossary

Most words have multiple meanings, so for a full understanding of each word included here, seek out a good dictionary. I have found that my ability to fully understand any subject is limited only by my understanding of the words contained in that subject. So the first thing to do, the secret to applying the 10X Rule, is to always understand the words and phrases of the subject you are learning. This has been a key point of my own success. When I have failed to do this, I have failed in reaching my goals.

10X Rule. Concept based on understanding the correct estimation of how much effort and thought are required to get anything done successfully. Where others perform one action, the 10X Rule says to do 10 actions and to set targets 10 times higher than you first imagine.

401(k). A retirement account to which both employee and employer contribute, on which taxes are deferred until withdrawal, and for which the employee usually selects the types of investments.

absolute. Positive; unquestionable.

abundance. An ample quantity; wealth.

accommodate. To bring into agreement or to bend to another's needs.

accomplish. (1) To bring about (a result) by effort; (2) to bring to completion; (3) to succeed.

act. The doing of a thing; deed.

action. (1) A thing done; deed; (2) the accomplishment of a thing usually over a period of time.

adapt. To make fit (as for a specific or new use or situation), often by modification.

additional. The result of adding; increase.

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