John Currie, Athletic Director at Kansas State University

Success quote: “Hope IS NOT a strategy.” – David Shufflebarger

Best piece of advice ever received: Never compromise your integrity.

Personal habit that contributes to success: Writes A TON of personal notes

Book recommendation: Richistan: A Journey Through the American Wealth Boom and the Lives of the New Rich by Robert Frank

The High-Beta Rich: How the Manic Wealthy Will Take Us to the Next Boom, Bubble, and Bust by Robert Frank

Parting piece of advice: Operating with a sense of urgency is absolutely critical for successful people.

Contact, Twitter: @john_currie