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Do you fear being wrong?

Do you fear being wrong? We’re under a lot of pressure to always know the right answer. What is it you fear the most – being wrong, not knowing the answer, or ...

Why we need hard, complex problems to solve

Biggie Smalls crooned that “Mo Money” just means “Mo Problems”. Jay Z explained he’s got “99 problems”… and we’ll leave that there. We sing about problems. Do you face your problems or ...

Why I prize agency

Do you have agency? Agency is both the capacity to act and the exercise of that capacity, with intention. Agency is the ability for individuals to think for themselves then take directed ...

Why does clarifying success make some people nervous?

The purpose of clarity is to remove confusion. Clarify the problem to solve and what success looks cuts down the friction that erodes value, destroys trust, and burns people out. Especially when ...

Why I ask you to tell me something good

Tell me something good. Right now, take a second to tell me something good happening in your life. There are no limits to the good things in life and you can pick ...

Why I decided to show my work (and how I’ll do it)

Ever walk past an open garage door and see someone working away? Maybe they’re running a saw or just hammering away. But it’s interesting to watch them create. Imagine what it’d be ...
Security Catalyst Office Hours 18 Recap for May 7, 2021

Security Catalyst Office Hours Recap for May 7, 2021

Here are the experiences, ideas, and insights we shared during office hours todayLearning to Teach (is good for your career)We explored the insights gained from working through onboarding for new instructors. We ...
Security Catalyst Office Hours Recap for April 30, 2021

Security Catalyst Office Hours Recap for April 30, 2021

We dove right into the concept of creativity, showing our work, and making our notes and insights work for us. Here are the ideas and insights we explored: Building a ZettleKastenWe explored the ...
Security Catalyst Office Hours Recap for April 23, 2021 (#16)

Security Catalyst Office Hours Recap for April 23, 2021

Here are the ideas and insights we explored this week: The Right Relationship Builds Better OutcomesWhen we have a good relationship, we are often more flexible in our thinking and our approach. We ...
Security Catalyst Office Hours Recap for April 16, 2021

Security Catalyst Office Hours Recap for April 16, 2021

We open office hours by sharing and celebrating, “something good.” Sometimes it’s just a reminder that good things happen every day. Today it led into a fantastic exploration of how to prioritize ...