Articles

Developing Good Habits

Weekly Review and Planning

Future Articles I want to write:

  • Preparing for an interview
    • Salary negotiation
      • How to research
      • How to re-negotiate
      • Beyond salary, what are you looking for
      • How to approach this conversation
        • Don’t put a cap on the top (for example instead of 90-100 say 95k plus)
        • Don’t be afraid to be aggressive
  • Alternatives to saying no at work
    • Asking for more time
    • Getting to the root ask of the question
    • Offer alternatives
    • Getting help from others
  • Quadrant two work
    • Four quadrants of work from the seven habits of highly effective people.
  • Minimum Viable Work (MVW): Start with the absolute minimum of what is required and work up from there. For example, writing metadata
  • Find a way to quantify everything you do for your manager and his manager.
    • Ensure you’re adding this to your list of accomplishments and keeping your LinkedIn updated.
  • How to stabilize and improve your happiness.
  • What to look for in a potential employer
  • P/PC balance in companies
  • What does a “good person” look like? What questions do you ask to determine whether someone is a good person?
  • How to handle communication in a large company?
  • What is a staffing plan and how do you make one correctly.
  • Revising career ladder
    • Team goals
    • Department goals
    • Company goals
    • Current career ladder
    • Guiding principles
    • Client goals
  • Roles and Responsibilities document
    • Inputs
      • Staffing plan
      • Career ladder
      • Job postings
      • Team input
  • Management
    • 1:1s
      • Cover: Roles and responsibilities document
      • Review wins
      • Review career ladder