Stick to a schedule. A schedule is by far the best addition you can add to your day. Otherwise, you will feel scattered all day and constantly thinking to yourself “what did I actually do today?”
Do your best to not focus on the platform too much. Instead, focus on the technology. Why? Because platforms are always changing. However, technology is a **bit** more static. For example, CICD won’t be going away for a while, but some
The only way to succeed is to be uncomfortable. If your goal is to simply learn a few pieces of technology, being stagnant, and not grow, you will find yourself out of a job. Tech is not a career to simply
Don’t simply NOT do something because you’re nervous. This could include: A new tech job A new promotion Some new opportunity that you don’t feel like you’re qualified for The only way to move up is by being in uncomfortable situations.
What feels like an earth-shattering mistake, failure, or “punch to the gut” today can be a lesson or new opportunity tomorrow.
Every job, whether you’re consulting, running your own business, or working full-time should have it’s boundaries. Many professionals are nervous about setting boundaries at work, for example, saying no to a duty that isn’t your job or taking a late meeting.
Have you ever felt that afternoon dip in productivity? Perhaps you thought it’s a food coma or I need some coffee. It’s actually more complex than that and it happens to almost everyone in the afternoon. It’s all about the cognitive
9 times out of 10, what you end up doing for work doesn’t typically come from a pre-existing passion. You may have an interest or a curiosity that leads you down a certain path, but the “thing” that makes you passionate
Running a company, big or small, with or without funding, can be both the best and longest months/years of your life. It can give you the utmost joy that fills your entire day, or the heart-sinking anxiety that will have you
Over the course of my career (and I’m sure you’ve heard this too) I’ve had people ask me questions that sound like: How do you handle multitasking How do you properly multitask What’s a situation where you had to multitask The