“But in multiple cases now for me, that just eventually became exhausting.”
“Eventually the amount of energy and effort that I needed to put in to just maintain my own role outstripped the energy that I had to actually be effective in my role.”
I spent a good amount of time during December last year thinking through what was next for me in my career. I found the interviews from staff.design helped me along the way to figuring out what I should be looking for next. I found the interview with Wilson Minor especially relatable.
“Curiosity is the key to all four steps in doing great work: it will choose the field for you, get you to the frontier, cause you to notice the gaps in it, and drive you to explore them. The whole process is a kind of dance with curiosity.”