We Are Not Our Jobs
    By Ryan McCostlin on November 2, 2020 | 0 min read time

    “You’re not how much money you have in the bank. You’re not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet.” - Fight Club  (1999)

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    Idea Doubt vs. Self Doubt
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 19, 2020 | 1 min read time

    The creative process, as defined by Wharton professor and organizational psychologist Adam Grant, has six steps. His 2016 TED Tal can be found at 

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    The Process of Hiring
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 12, 2020 | 2 min read time

    “Hiring is the most important people function you have, and most of us aren't as good at it as we think.” - Laszlo Bock, CEO & Co-founder at...

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    The Importance of Listening to Understand
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 9, 2020 | 1 min read time

    We too often begin formulating a response while another person is still talking. Especially when we disagree with what they’re saying.

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    How to Find Work-Life Harmony
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 6, 2020 | 1 min read time

    "This work-life harmony thing is what I try to teach young employees and actually senior executives at Amazon too […] I get asked about work-life...

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    Health, Wealth, and Time
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 5, 2020 | 1 min read time

      Here are three measures of wealth: health, money, and time.

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    When Being an Amateur is a Good Thing
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 4, 2020 | 0 min read time

      When we call someone amateur, we’re usually calling them incompetent. Inept.

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    The Power of a Phone Call
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 3, 2020 | 1 min read time

      Sometimes, just pick up the phone and call.

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    What is an Emotional Bank Account?
    By Ryan McCostlin on October 1, 2020 | 1 min read time

      Teams that trust each other perform better.

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    Work That We Were Made For
    By Ryan McCostlin on September 10, 2020 | 1 min read time

    “Before you tell your life what you intend to do with it, listen for what it intends to do with you. Before you tell your life what truths and...

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