Why You Should Be As Disloyal As Possible

I stole this tip from Derek Sivers.* I’ve heard Sivers say “be as disloyal as possible” and to “only be loyal when disloyalty is not possible.” What he’s saying is that the world doesn’t always have your back. Your company is going to make the best business decision it can, regardless of how many years […]

4 Unintuitive Ways To Be Useful To People

One of my favorite humans, Derek Sivers, has a phenomenal talent. It’s not just that he’s good at software. And it’s not that he’s built a huge following of fans. It’s not even that he’s articulate and kind and an all-around good person. Probably my favorite thing about him is how he distills complexity into […]