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“Learning to make web sites is cool but the real treasure are the friends we make along the way.”

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“If I do a job in 30 minutes it’s because I spent 10 years learning how to do that in 30 minutes. You owe me for the years, not the minutes.”

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“The best entrepreneurs I know have one thing in common: As soon as they think of a great idea, they take one step toward making it a reality.”

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“When websites say ‘use our app, it’s much better’, they mean better for them, not you.”

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“I love that in this industry you get to be an expert and a beginner at the same time. Learning new things, being a beginner, reminds me what that is like and makes me a better teacher of the things I am expert in.”

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“You don’t hire talented people to tell them what to do. You hire talented people to tell you what to do.”

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“I am suspicious of any successful person who refuses to admit that a significant factor in their success was luck.”

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“If you are not annoying your boss, you are not doing your job.”

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“Work From Home is overrated. Instead, I propose Work From IKEA. Go to IKEA when it’s absolutely dead during the week and join a video conference from a different mock room every hour until your team notices.”

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“I think I’m going to start an email newsletter titled ‘Links I Wanted to Read But Didn’t’.”

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“Until we measure what we value, we will over-value what we measure.”

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“The ability to break down a complex project into manageable chunks is a hugely underrated professional skill. Strange that so few people hire and evaluate for it.”

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“Build a product to solve your own problem. That way you’ll have at least one user – more than most startups ever get.”

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“When in doubt, assume best intentions. You won’t always be right, but it’s a much better kind of wrong.”

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“Tell people if you think they did something remarkable, no matter how small. Don’t just think it to yourself, tell them!”