Building authority should become a monomania for you. Not for world domination and goading mindless minions to cater to your every whim. But because you want to do great, impactful work — overused words I realise but pertinent. We are out here, building these formidable businesses because we believe we can bring some great energy to the world. True, right?

Listen, I’m serious about this stuff. I’d like to imagine that if you’re reading this blog, you’re saying to yourself, “I want to…