Write 50 things you want to do AND THEN put a price tag next to each one. You’d be shocked how inexpensive some of these things are. I spoke to a very successful individual who has seen great success at several VC-backed companies but ultimately, he just wants to live on the beach with his kids and surf.

He’s now pursuing buying a company because he can apply his skill sets to his own businesses and get into the lifestyle he wants.

Start with the end in mind.