Max Salk knows how to separate work from pleasure and practices his time management in his daily life. He takes time for himself to work on his passions, allowing him to nourish his spirit so that he is not as likely to burn out from his work. These practices of poise have rewarded Salk with professional analytical success as well as fulfillment in many other aspects of his life which are just as, if not more important to his identity. Salk is talented in looking at problems and finding solutions in his business endeavors as well as his personal pursuits. Salk is careful to determine which problems deserve his attention. His preparation is a crucial tool which he utilizes when identifying problems that will have the largest impact once a solution is reached, this requires tremendous foresight.
Salk’s mentality bears resemblance to a simple saying, “Grant me the Serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the Courage to change the things I can and the Wisdom to know the difference.” Max is fully aware that preparation is crucial to success but at the same time his willingness to accept change around him makes him versatile and adaptable to the dynamic world which surrounds him. Fighting the onset of unexpected situations is comparable to attempting to stop waves in the ocean wasting precious energy and in no way affecting the outcome.
In all walks of life people face obstacles which may seem to halt progress. Salk also shares that it is imperative to discover a mission which you are truly invested in, one that you have the mental stamina to attain and with persistence you are sure to achieve your end goal. Finding this passion is two-fold; it allows you to find happiness in your labors, it also gives you a competitive advantage over others in the same line of work by being more devoted to your cause. This determination allows you to log more time with your undertaking than rivals, eventually giving you a wider breadth of knowledge of the given subject matter.