―Ask, ask, ask and then ask a bit more 🤔
Asking is the fastest way to learn new things.
Don’t be afraid to ask.
Getting a mentor early on in your career is hugely beneficial.
Mentoring is a two-way street, and mentors get as much from the relationship as you do.
Biases are real, and they are everywhere.
Increase your awareness and ask for feedback.
Get out of your comfort zone.
Join new projects.
Assume new responsibility.
Do hackathons, meetups or conferences.
Master that one thing before moving on to something else.
Change is not bad per se.
A common motivator is to work on things that make a somewhat big impact.
―Politics are part of the job 😁
This is not about backstabbing, it’s about understanding the organigram and the informal networks.