The lure of free money
I had a conversation yesterday with my brother-in-law Matthieu, about what
it really takes to succeed as a laptop entrepreneur.
Matthieu has worked hard all his life, studying hospitality management, working
as a chef, and the last few years he’s been successfully managing hotels for a
French hotel chain.
Last year he was managing one hotel, this year he’s managing two hotels, and
next year they’re asking him to manage 3 hotels (for the same amount of money,
more or less, incidentally…)
At a meeting with their regional hotel managers last year, the board of the
company told them to only follow the instructions and guidelines sent from
headquarters. They said: “R