Luck and success

The Techdirt podcast featured an episode on the role of luck in success last week.

I’m a strong believer that luck is an important determinant of success. However, there are ways to increase your chances of getting lucky.

For example, persisting in doing something that you believe in in different ways will eventually produce success. Although the probability of success of any individual attempt may be small, persistence in taking a greater number of attempts will produce a much greater aggregate probability of success. And if you’ve set yourself a big target, it will eventually produce a big success.

You can listen to the full episode below.


Also published on Medium.