On Note-taking

Be ready.

Your ideas are like constellations of fireflies: multi-dimensional arrangements of sparks which, when viewed from a certain place can make a unique pattern visible only to yourself. Your notebook is your camera. Use it quickly and without hesitation or interruption.

Deciding to Decide

One of the best things you can do for your business, if it is beginning to scale, is to decide in advance how you are going to make decisions. This could be in advance of each decision, or even in advance of the decisions being required.