Key advice given throughout the day:
Write in Sharpie. It makes your ideas more permanent.
Stories are really powerful; tell your coworkers why this would help you. Anecdotes are better than
Do a premortem. Ask questions like a project is already over and has been a miserable failure. Ask:
what were our blind spots? What should’ve been our back up plan? It is safer to talk about this all
before it begins; this would have given us a chance to course correct.
There isn’t an easy yes or no, so we dive into figuring out how to stretch our muscles and handle things
we aren’t comfortable with.