Book Summary: So Good They Can’t Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love by Cal Newport Maxims – Focus on acquiring rare & valuable skills to build career capital and find passion in your work. – Prioritize deliberate practice in your job. Start by seeking constant feedback and by keeping a […]Read more "Book Summary: So Good They Can’t Ignore You by Cal Newport"
The first installment of some my favorite stuff…and things. This post focuses of some of my favorite office stuff. Clockwise, from left: Pentel Sharp Automatic Pencil, 0.5mm Heath Ceramics Large Mug, Slate Indigo Bose SoundSport Earbuds Moleskine Classic Notebook, Extra LargeRead more "Stuff & Things: Part 1"
Book Summary: Bold: How To Go Big, Create Wealth, and Impact the World by Peter Diamandis & Steven Kotler This is a first-pass at summarizing some the key things I took away from the book. I’m sure I’ll fail to do it justice, so please recognize that there is a lot of valuable material in […]Read more "Book Summary: Bold by Peter Diamandis & Steven Cotler"
A no-nonsense rundown of the books I’ve read over the years. I’ve placed an asterisk next to some of my all-time favorites. If you have any good suggestions for future reads, let me know. 2016 Rework – Jason Fried & DHH Benjamin Franklin: An American Life – Walter Isaacson The Obstacle is the Way – […]Read more "Books of Jansen"