1. Trust your instincts.
  2. Value Family and true friends.
  3. Nothing is as easy as it seems.
  4. Stick to your principles.
  5. Make the right decisions for the right reasons.
  6. Act with purpose.
  7. Context is everything.
  8. Defend your turf.
  9. Smile. Be happy.
  10. Be kind.
  11. Communicate.
  12. Be resolute and resilient.
  13. Know your audience.
  14. Focus.
  15. Keep advancing forward – momentum is key.
  16. Never be an asshole.
  17. See #1.