Stop Listening To People

Everybody’s got something to say about what you do.

People you know, people you love, people you hate. Even people you’ve never met in posts like this one.

They tell you what to do, what to think, what you do right or wrong. How to be better, live your life, and further your career.

But none of the people who tell you what to do know what’s best for you and you should stop listening to them.

This is why…

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10 Ideas For The Interested This Week: Issue #2

“Real work doesn’t look like work.”
This is something I’ve been thinking about for a while and have become increasingly interested in as my career has evolved. Long story short: most people and companies still operate the way the world worked 50 years ago and those practices are actually doing more to prevent good work from getting done than enabling it to happen.

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10 Ideas For The Interested This Week: Issue #1

1. STEVEN PRESSFIELD IS A PERSON YOU SHOULD KNOW

“The counterfeit innovator is wildly self-confident. The real one is scared to death.”

Steven’s an author, but he may be best known for the ideas he’s put into the world about doing creative work.

You can learn a lot from him including how to overcome the Resistance (that voice in your head that prevents you from doing the work you want to do), how to find your voice, and how to overcome procrastination.

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