“To become really good at what you do, you have to be persistent and do it over and over again,” Degraeve says.
Ask yourself “‘what would I do for free?”
“Of course, we want market compensation for the contributions that we are making but what do we consider it fair for us to do for free?” he says. “I would do my job for free out of passion but in terms of a market that would not be fair for me”.
“At the end of the day we have to ask - why are we all here? No one asks to be born but all that we can do that is meaningful is to work in order to improve the quality of life that we all enjoy, to help others to create a life for themselves.”
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David Lewis is an Australian business professional and founder of The Mentor List.