Simple is Simply Simple…
The former chairman of General Motors may have said it best: “The solution to even the most complex problem always turns out to be simple.”
“Keep it simple,” whether or not it sounds stupid, is the wisest statement that can be made. Unfortunately most of us just don’t heed that simple advice. We have a tendency to make things too complicated and this has been the downfall of more Network Marketing heavy-hitter-hopefuls than perhaps any other reason.
Try telling the following story at your trainings and see if it doesn’t get the Keep-It Simple point across:
YOU’VE PROBABLY WATCHED a flock of Canadian geese flying overhead, migrating South in the cold, or North in the warm. And you’ve probably noticed that they always fly in the shape of a V. And you may have also noticed that one side of the V is always longer than the other.
In most cases, all that is needed is a simple answer.
Do you know why one side of the V-formation is longer than the other?
Because there are more geese on that side.
Do you know why geese fly in a V-formation?
It reduces drag and saves energy. Also their heart rate drops and they beat their wings less.
“If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself.”
― Albert Einstein