Don’t Be a Hero. Forget Your Weaknesses

  • Coding and startups
  • Data science and machine learning
  • Senior operations roles in my corporate career

If you try to be good at everything, you’ll never be great at anything

If you waste your valuable time and energy working on your weaknesses, guess what you’re not doing? You’re not using your strengths to their full potential.

  • You stand out in a corporate environment.
  • People want to learn from you online.
  • You’re able to charge a premium for your services.

#1. Take a self-assessment.

The first step is obvious: You need to know what your strengths & weaknesses actually are.

#2. Delegate and Elevate in your corporate job.

To elevate your performance in your corporate job, you need to delegate your weaknesses. Bonus: this will leave you with more energy to create outside of your 9–5.

#3. Scale your strengths online.

With the internet, you can scale the impact of your strengths.

  • Is in a format that’s easy for you to follow consistently
  • Reflects your strengths and unique abilities
  • Allows those 2 years behind you to learn from you

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