What does it take to filter negativity thrown our way?
There's no escaping mean comments - it's a reality of life. How do you discern whether a comment is worth your time? Use a grid, where the X-axis is how you interpret negative comments, and Y-axis is how you respond to them, to figure out.
"If you are angering people you disagree with or who don’t have the authority to provide meaningful feedback, then you are doing something right." My younger (and more insecure self) would have gained so much from this article.
An Interview with Spotify’s Daniel Ek on The Observer Effect
One of the most insightful interviews I've read recently. Learn how Daniel Ek approaches leadership, time management, decision making, learning and more. My key takeaway: being intentional with your time is important. You can get a lot done, without sacrificing your sleep and happiness.
Obvious to you. Amazing to others.
"Everybody’s ideas seem obvious to them. But maybe what’s obvious to me is amazing to someone else?" This is why I build in public. What might seem ordinary to you could be insightful and helpful to others. Actively share your knowledge and ideas.
What can you do to help crisis-proof your career? Be a top performer in your industry, develop adjacent skills, solve your boss' pains and become a conduit to unique information. Top actionable picks:
- Organize your team’s information
- Create dashboards
- Use generosity-first networking to build connections