Execution. Execution. Execution.

I’m anxiously awaiting the new Netflix documentary,Fyre, premiering on January 18th.  By now most of us are aware of the Fyre Festival fiasco, although I’m super curious to learn more details about how this concert “experience” for the super-rich twenty something jet set crowd went so wrong.  

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Do or do not. There is no try.

Don’tcha just love Yoda?  I know that particular quote smacks of an inspirational, running shoe affirmation, but that’s not where I’m going with it.  Do or do not.  Pretty simple stuff, but one of the most common (and sometimes costliest) performance mistakes people make.  Which leads me to today’s hack:

Do what you say you will do.

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Straight talk - it's not for sissies.

Have you ever had to tell someone something really awkward or difficult?  The answer is most likely yes – we all have.  However, in our world of cyber communication, it’s pretty easy to avoid a face-to-face conversation,so it’s becoming more common for the hard-to-say stuff to happen digitally.  I’m old enough to remember when it was deplorable for someone to break-up via text and now it’s the most frequently used method(sigh……)

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Find Passion

I don’t care if it sucks because you have a bachelor’s degree in finance and are working at your local Verizon store, or because the investment bank where you landed your dream job is filled with jerkweeds – it doesn’t matter.  YOU ARE THERE.  Get good at it.  Because if you do, odds are you will start enjoying it.

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No Jackasses!

So there's this very common thing that happens in business (hell, everywhere): apparently popular people are the ones more likely to get promoted, but when they do, they can often turn into mean people.

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