You must close the door to the people and projects that drain you so you have energy for what fills you up.
Culture teaches us that we must be agreeable to get ahead. But when it comes to your business you have a right to say no to people you don’t want to work with.
Self-doubt has real costs to your time, energy, emotions, and spirit. Letting it go unchecked can derail your best work.
Former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh understood the fundamental principle of human nature that drives productivity.
In any area of life the systems, solutions, and tools that work best for someone depend on their vision for how they will implement them.
Go into any conversation knowing these two things and you’ll be ahead of the game. Plus, advice-givers will be grateful to you.