Your World Is About To Change… (And What To Do About It.)
If we trust in ourselves, it means we know that we have the skills to learn and adapt when things change.
Time is a non-renewable resource. Once it’s gone, it’s gone. This is also what makes it our most valuable resource. In a period of intense technological advancement and economic flourishing, we find ourselves with more choices and more opportunities.
I returned to San Jose this year. A trip to clear my palate — an amuse-bouche, if you will. It had been an intense few months in the only life I had. So I returned to San Jose. I spent two months living here last year. I remember arriving that first time — turning the wrong way at first, confused by the litany of highways and crossroads which weren’t what was advertised.
Some people are always jumping from one interest to another, starting new projects and finding new fields to dive into. Others choose a skill or area of study and achieve true complete mastery in it. Which one are you? I’ve always been the former. I’d start projects only to discover something else I was interested in. The problem was never finding new things to do or try but to focus long enough to become really good, let alone master, a skill.