Advice Roundup From 8 Founders

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If you’ve been an avid listener of our podcasts, you’d know that towards the end of each episode, we do a round of quick-fire questions with our guests.

It’s our way of providing readers with a quick snapshot of each guest, and questions range from the best non-financial investment made (for Ming Maa of Grab, it was a ping pong table) to the most recent book they read (for Eric Yuan of Zoom, it was Principles by Ray Dalio).

One of the more common questions we ask centers around advice. The best pieces of advice they have received, what they choose to live by, and what they share with others. Here is a round-up of the best advice we’ve heard from eight founders.