David Strittmatter

Weekly Learnings

from David: founder & CEO, ex-MBB consultant, & top 1% business graduate

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Cheering for people you don’t like

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. – Oprah Winfrey Dear friend, When I was in high school, there were 2 …

Goal Achievement

You have to receive feedback – here’s how you get it

We all need people who will give us feedback. That’s how we improve. – Bill Gates Dear friend, What’s the best way to grow as a person? Since I started …

Goal Achievement

As much as I love it: this situation is challenging

When things do not go your way, remember that every challenge – every adversity – contains within it the seeds of opportunity and growth. ― Roy T. Bennett Dear friend, …


From start to end I wished it to end

Dear friend, This week I had a meeting. From start to end I wished it to end. It was a mess. A few weeks ago, a manager reached out to …


How to better say “No” (8 tips)

Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it – Anna Taylor Dear friend, Saying “no” is not easy. …

Goal Achievement

Learning How to Learn

The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go – Dr. Seuss Dear friend, I just finished Barbara Oakley’s course on “Learning How to Learn”. This massive open online …