AuthorWesley van der Hoop

Dutchman living in The Bahamas. I get excited about digital marketing, writing, traveling, surfing and learning new things. About Wisdom for Goldfish

Fail Upwards.


Set the bar so high it makes your failure look like someone else’s success. If someone else sets a goal to hit the gym three times a week, commit to hitting the gym five times a week. Even if...

Comfortably Numb.


In the long run, doing alright is worse than being in a bad situation. ‘Doing alright’ is the biggest enemy of doing great. If you were in a bad situation, it would motivate you to burn...

Multitasking Is A Lie.


Multitasking is a lie. The brain can only handle one task at the time. It can quickly switch between several tasks, which might feel like you’re doing multiple things at the same time, but it...

On Making Mistakes.


Making a mistake once is a learning. Only when you make the same mistake repeatedly, it’s considered failure. Stop being afraid of making a mistake when trying something new. You either succeed...