Happy belated Thanksgiving! Hope all of you enjoyed the festive cheer.
This week we're exploring positive accidents, tackling life debt and learning about powerful levers we can utilize.
Treating Life Debt Like Technical Debt What's technical debt? "Many companies, in an effort to ship more features for customers, keep adding, patching, and fixing. This works until you hit a wall." The same applies to your lives and you start accumulating debt. Moves need to be made to address debt. Pay down your family debt by spending time with those you love. Declutter your homes and donate unused items to clear home debt.
So Many Accidents "The ones we notice are the negative ones [...] But we’re surrounded by positive accidents as well, too many to mention. And often, we forget to mention them [...] To have a chance to read and to speak and to connect. To be surrounded by opportunities that others never even dreamed of."
Need Motivation? Make a Price Pact Get better at reaching goals by creating price pacts. This effective technique involves us putting money on the line, and harnesses the power of loss aversion to encourage us to do what we say we will.
50 First Levers (How To Start Building Leverage) Actionable tips on how you can build personal, capital & tool leverage. My best levers of this year are going deep into automations (saves time at work & side projects) + buying a robot vacuum.
Cold Email Guide A concise guide to writing cold emails that can help you land jobs, investments and open up new opportunities.
Resources & Tools
Regex Learn - This site makes it simple to learn, practice, test, and share RegEx. If you do any coding (or intermediate no-coding), regular expressions are super useful in search & replace operations.
DrawNames - Free website that lets you run Secret Santa groups, without spoilers for the organiser!
No-Code Tools for MVPs - A curated list of 300+ no-code tools to help you build your MVPs faster. I'm a big fan of building and iterating before sinking incredible amounts of $$$ into an idea.