“So my challenge to you, next time someone asks what you do, can you explain it simply?” Tony Perez – Communicate Simply So often we overcomplicate our communications. This is a reminder to keep it simple, and get to the point. So, what do you do?
“The default state of the world is to stay the way it is, which means the default state of a startup is failure.” Chris Dixon “The default state of a startup is failure“ Nobody ever said this was easy. Get to it.
“But your knowledge has value. You’ve invested time and money into learning your craft and it’s not fair for people to expect you to give it away for free. Even friends need to understand there are boundaries.” Adrienne Graham: “No, You Can’t Pick My Brain. It Costs Too Much“ I typically offer free advice to […]
“I see many professionals acting like they will be at their organizations forever…The impact is that they will neglect their network and/or design their careers solely based on the company organization chart.” Patti Johnson, quoted in “Independent Workers Are Here to Stay” Never stop networking. Never stop thinking for yourself. Always be creating, writing, designing […]