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Writer and marketing strategy wonk. Chasing high perspectives and good vibes. Always thinking about side hustles and creative pursuits. linkedin.com/in/sidktan

Brother, son, friend…why am I doing this again?

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SALARY HISTORY

A rollercoaster, if you will. One that never seems to stop.

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A lit-up Ferris wheel against the night sky.
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Failure pays off in the long run, but only when you leverage and learn from every instance.

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If you want to be more productive then you need to be ruthless in discarding what no longer serves you.

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1. Organizing everything into folders.


Early job experiences help us develop interests, build soft skills, and uncover the “why” behind our work

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Person setting a table — and doing an amazing job at it
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How to use Blue Ocean Strategy to win your category over

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Stop competing and start substituting


Creativity helps us make sense of our worlds

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Creativity and purpose are inextricably linked


How to learn stuff and get paid for it

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You learn about yourself when teaching others


Closing the gap between personal and professional alignment

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Testing quick, failing fast, and moving on


Keeping a pulse on your customer’s perceptions

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Several lighters against a background of sliced oranges.
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Outline the Problem

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