How did Marc Benioff, at 25-years-old, propel himself to become the youngest VP in Oracle history?

Answer by Larry Pieniazek:

Thanks for the A2A. I don't have any personal insight but it looks like being good at sales did it

Marc Benioff article on WP says "At 23, he was named Oracle's Rookie of the Year and three years later he  was promoted to vice president, the company's youngest person to hold  that title"

See also this Fortune article

The Fresh Prince Of Software A second home in Hawaii, friendships with Colin Powell and Deepak Chopra, holiday parties for 700–life is good when you're Marc Benioff. He sells a boring product yet lives like a rock star. Then again, he learned from the best: his former boss Larry Ellison. – March 1, 2003

How did Marc Benioff, at 25-years-old, propel himself to become the youngest VP in Oracle history?

When buying a home, what do you want to live or not live next to/nearby?

Answer by Joe Di Lillo:

Thanks for the A2A

Work. You want to leave near your place of employment. The last thing
you want to do is work hard every day then drive 1-2 hours in traffic. Ideally a  home where you're close to bus stops, subways or even better, walking distance from the office.

When buying a home, what do you want to live or not live next to/nearby?

How do I stop concentrating on the past?

Answer by Joe Di Lillo:

There's 2 things I did to help me stop thinking about my past. One, I create new goals for myself. Learn to drive a motorcycle, learn a new language, a new martial art etc and I did the Daily Practice from James Altucher. Helped me focus on my emotional, physical, mental and spiritual.

Check it out.

How to be THE LUCKIEST GUY ON THE PLANET in 4 Easy Steps

How do I stop concentrating on the past?