Be Resilient

My Career Journey

Roles I’ve held during my career.
Engineers: Choose Your Own Adventure
  • 1992–1998: Large Public Companies
  • 1998–2004: Startups & Dot-Com Bubble
  • 2004–2014: Scale-Ups & New Business Models
  • 2014–2020: Platforms & Network Effects

Developing Resilient Careers

  • Be a Lifelong Learner
  • Stop & Look Around
  • Know Where You Get Energy
  • Decide for Yourself
  • Live Courageously
Stop & Look Around
Decide For Yourself
Yes, that’s me.

Building Resilient Teams

  • Hire for Potential, Ability, and Culture
  • Set Clear Goals
  • Divide-and-Conquer
  • Build Trust with Transparency
  • Provide Meaning and Purpose
Hire for Potential, Ability, and Culture
  • WHAT: We’re building widgets.
  • HOW: Here’s how we’re going to build the widgets.
  • WHY: Remind me, why are we building these widgets?
(An excerpt of this post appears on the Terminal Blog)

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