How I give the right amount of context (in any situation)

Older messages

No more awkward performance reviews: How to be honest without making your direct report rage quit

Monday, June 3, 2024

Your direct report thinks they are exceeding expectations. You think they're underperforming. Here's how to navigate the disconnect. ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏

Emotional signposting: Why you should tell people how to feel

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

“Wait, is this good news or bad news?” When you don't give enough context, your audience can't always tell. To reduce cognitive load, remember to account for the emotional subtext. ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏

Delegating gets easier when you get better at explaining your ideas

Friday, May 17, 2024

Many managers suck at explaining things, then complain that other people don't understand. Here's how to explain a project when you delegate. ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏

Why I have a love/hate relationship with scripts

Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Your script should serve you, not the other way around. Remember to stay present and use your judgment. ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏

How to be analytical—even if you’re "not a numbers person"

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Analytical skills didn't come easily for me. Luckily, I found my way through. Here are 12 concepts to sharpen your analytical thinking. ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏ ͏

You Might Also Like

📄 $6.8M ARR - Simple Blogging Tool

Saturday, June 15, 2024

+ How to never build something nobody wants.. ever again... ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

🗞 What's New: How to create good content

Saturday, June 15, 2024

Also: War room wisdom for founders! ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

🗞 What's New: How to create good content

Saturday, June 15, 2024

Also: War room wisdom for founders! ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

The challenge was just the beginning. Your invite inside 👀

Saturday, June 15, 2024

Applications now OPEN >>> You're receiving this email because you signed up for the Find & Validate Your Ecomm Product Idea Challenge. , First of all, thank you so much to all 6500 of

🚀 Virgin Galactic Hits Pause

Saturday, June 15, 2024

Plus Rocket Lab's $23.9M CHIPS funding, Redwire to provide solar arrays to Thales Alenia, and more! The latest space investing news and updates. View this email in your browser The Space Scoop Week

10words: Top picks from this week

Friday, June 14, 2024

Today's projects: DaetPlanner.ai • Curated Interests • Easychannel • RubberDuck • Site Mechanic AI • IndexGuru • Yubetsu Codex • Tiles - Puzzle With Faces • Syndicate12 • Subjoin • Ai Cv Now •

Issue #119: Building $1K-$10K MRR Micro SaaS Products around Link Building, Jobs, Customer Feedback, AI Speaking C…

Friday, June 14, 2024

This issue is sponsored by Boopos that helps with Buying and Selling SaaS Business Hi fellow founders! Welcome to the 136 new subscribers who joined us this week. We are 33000+ members now. We are

Apple: "AI For The Rest of Us". SaaS Founders: 😱 — The Bootstrapped Founder 329

Friday, June 14, 2024

Generative AI used to be for early adopters. But now, Apple is bringing it to every iPhone. What does this mean for indie founders? ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌

I accidentally went viral on Threads and it was great

Friday, June 14, 2024

Plus tips, news & Buffer updates for your social media journey ‌ ‌ ‌ Image Hey there 👋 I went viral(ish) on Threads this week. I'm still mildly confused by the whole experience. It all started

Millennials are pushing family offices into climate tech

Friday, June 14, 2024

Plus: How Zenobe bypassed VC; UK Labour party's startup promises View in browser Sponsor Card - Flagship-23 Good morning there, We're back at HackSummit today — the annual climate conference in