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7 Reasons Why Business Execution Is Like Baking a Cake

Developing a bias towards action turned me from an occasional ideator to a consistent executor. It turns out executing in business is a lot like baking a cake ๐ŸŽ‚ Here are 7 reasons Why: 1. Imagining a cake doesnโ€™t mean you can make it We all have that friend who...

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How to Improve Your Multitasking Abilities

Multitasking gets a bad rep. ๐Ÿคน๐Ÿฝ But most people spend no time learning how to get better at it! You can have multiple things on the go. You can be a jack of all trades. You can be a competent generalist. Here's the secret: Most people try to multitask by throwing...

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๐ŸŽ™ Doing Productive Work with Thomas Frank

David speaks with Thomas Frank, a writer and video creator passionate about helping people become more capable and productive. Thomas is the founder of the College Info Geek, a blog to help you learn effectively, spend less time studying, and become more productive (even if you're not in college). He...

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Life Lessons from Legendary Warriors: How to Craft your Legacy

Gather around for a quick history lesson. The first Samurai were thugs. The first Ninja were priests. Sparta was once known for pretty flowers and bees. But that's not what we remember. Here's what these legends can teach you about life and success ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿพ For the full history lesson, as well...

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Find Your Path: Tips for Finding Clarity in Your Career

It's not uncommon to feel stuck in your career. You're not sure if you're in the right job, let alone on the right path. And even if you are in the right job, you may not be maximising your potential or doing your best work. I was recently asked for...

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Working in Corporate Law vs Startup

One thing I miss from working in corporate law which you won't find quickly in a startup is a feeling of complete competence and subject mastery. In law, I worked on $50m-$1bn debt financings. Every deal was different, yet similar. You can get good fast in a narrow domain....

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