Professional poker player Phil Gordon offers his personal advice for success in poker and in the business world in this business success speech. Gordon summarizes his business advice in six concise tips.
Phil Gordon says in business -- like in poker -- one must be aggressive, which may take the form of investing. He also says that it's important to be patient and wait for a profitable business situation to arise before investing. Gordon stresses the importance of courage in the business world and says it's important to follow personal judgement when the odds are up in the air. One also needs to be resilient because business won't always go smoothly and failures will occur. Gordon says remaining observant is key to success, especially in terms of knowing what competitors are up to. Lastly, Phil Gordon says that to be successful one has to constantly look to improve their business.