I often use my morning runs to consume podcasts, especially one of my favorites, The Learning Leader Show with Ryan Hawk. He always interviews the most impressive people and, without fail, every conversation is engaging and compelling. (This is not a plug for the podcast, I promise).
But in every episode, Ryan asks the guest an interesting final question: What is one piece of life advice you would give to the young 20-somethings listening who are about to finish college or enter the working world? And during my run today (when writing this), I found myself wondering, “How would I answer that question? What stands out to me most after 12 years?” And so like a mental rolodex, I began flipping through all the things I wish I’d known a dozen years ago when I was entering work for the first time and what I would ultimately share.More