Notes from the podcast:

  • Long term planning — it’s bull**** & important
    • contrarian…bull**** & important
      • processes loaded with failure conditions
      • beliefs rely on us already being correct
        • be…different…be…different
      • lots of don’t stick to the plan
      • false positive cases
      • can be wrong about what’s true
        • can be wrong about what we need to do to build a good business
        • environment can change something that was good to not good and vice versa
        • ==> build understanding
    • why focus on it?
      • life goals…important priorities…
      • build value ==> wealth
      • arrive at/become different place/person
      • people with plan/goals vs not
      • don’t build the wrong business…that you’ll hate
        • or with major failure conditions
      • building understanding with long term planning
    • Fletch’s social psych background
      • perpetual fight, flight, freeze
      • triggers…
      • immediate state escape maneuvers
      • upward & downward spiraling
      • matrix pod connection
    • how to do it…
      • building assets, skills, relationships
      • objectives & priorities
        • priority life organization
        • life integration
      • aligning vectors
      • excellent vs best
        • thresholds
        • boundaries
      • plan to test and pivot
      • Focus
        • narrowing focus
        • focus on how to build a biz
        • priorities vs focus
    • David’s biz planning specifics
      • Dallas SEO Geek
      • consistency
      • GTD system
      • when I got started…
        • “fast” success plan
        • major pivot
    • Fletch’s …planning?
      • plan to arrive at…