“It’s like when you read High Fidelity. You read about yourself, these pathetic men, you’re, like, “Oh, wait, that’s me.””
Real elegance is in delivering the same level of detail as in the mind of the observer, but in a way that feels simpler than expected to the observer. This results in delightfulexperiences.
Problems in an organization often set in when employees and contributors feel that they no longer have the ability to have a level of influence—and thus, their work feels more mechanical, is not appreciated, and there is little validation.
Team members should be able to collaborate together with ubiquitous access, from anywhere, at any time.
I want to be the kind of father that my father was to me.
“OK Google, how big is the biggest teddy bear?”
You’ll like “Muntzing”. It’s zoning in on simplicity as a way to accomplish efficiencey.
While some people are overly confident about themselves, and some people are overly insecure about themselves, most people have a blend of both. As such, even the most confident people can feel the sting when they get critical feedback or screw something up.
Remote working is like a muscle: it can bring enormous strength and capabilities IF you train and maintain it. If you don’t, your results are going to vary.
“Well, it is only a matter of time until people find out that I suck at this and then I will be out on my ear.”
Public speaking is an art form. And you can learn the art.
Empathy and active listening are part of mimicry—and can be learned.