Tina Fey’s 4 rules of improv

In Bossypants, Tina Fey outlines her four rules of improv: The first rule is to say yes. Always agree and say yes. When you’re improvising, this means you are required to agree with whatever your partner has created. So if we’re improvising and I say, “Freeze, I have a gun,” and you say, “That’s not … Continue reading Tina Fey’s 4 rules of improv

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Throw yourself off a cliff and build an airplane on the way down

I enjoyed this profile of LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman. His first principle is speed. His most tweeted quote ever is, “If you aren’t embarrassed by the first version of your product, you shipped too late.” His second most tweeted quote ever is, “In founding a startup, you throw yourself off a cliff and build an … Continue reading Throw yourself off a cliff and build an airplane on the way down