The Curse of Year Zero



  • Author: Ali Abdaal
  • Full Title: The Curse of Year Zero


You see, whenever you embark on a new journey, it’s likely that you won’t get any results as soon as you start. It applies to: • starting a business, • launching a YouTube channel, • learning a new sport, • meditating, • learning a new language… The list goes on, and the uncomfortable truth is that you’ve got to put in a lot of work (and time) before you see any meaningful results. That’s Year Zero. (View Highlight) Note: This is another form of delayed gratification. I don’t mind delayed gratification for things that have major upside. I did this well with SEO and now YouTube.