The richest man in the world shares his advice.
Elon Musk, the richest man in the world, revealed his strategies for managing his various companies, to be able to focus on the quality of his products and not waste time on unnecessary matters.. He even revealed how many hours he slept in a day to have enough time.
The South African businessman is the CEO of SpaceX, the Tesla electric car company and the neurotech company Neuralink, as well as the founder of The Boring Company.
Musk told Joe Rogan during the final episode of the series “I Work Too Much” The Joe Rogan Experience podcast Quoted CNBC.
“I usually attend business meetings until 1 or 2 am. Not usually on Saturdays and Sundays, but sometimes.”
According to Mask, this is possible if sleep hours are cut short. Musk sleeps about six hours a day. “I’ve tried to sleep less, but then my total productivity drops,” he said.
Musk previously said he works hundreds of hours a week. Sometimes, the billionaire would sleep on the floor under his desk in Tesla, he reported Wall Street Journal.
“There were moments, in some weeks (…) I didn’t exactly count it, but since I slept for a few hours, I worked, slept a few hours, and worked, seven days a week,” he also said in an interview with Kara Swisher in November 2018.
“No one should devote many hours to their work.”, He said. “Not recommended for anyone. You’d be a little crazy if you worked 120 hours a week. “
On other occasions, the employer criticized the work culture in the companies and not paying attention to what is more important, according to him Product improvement. Musk noted that business leaders spend a lot of time in conference rooms or on presentations, and are not looking for ways to improve their products.
“Spend less time on finances, and spend less time in conference roomsLess time in PowerPoint and More time just trying to make your product as amazing as possibleMusk commented. (I am)