The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Busines by Charles Duhigg covers the science and application of habit formation and alteration. Habits are formed in the oldest parts of brains and are responsible for our everyday activities, as well as, powering social movements.
I was recently gifted The Coaching Habit by Michael Bungay Stanier. I was participating in an onboarding program and leading product teams to launch and iterate in 10 weeks! For me, the new challenge was mentoring and coaching the teams.
The purpose of this post is to provide a comprehensive summary of my notes from the book Deep Work by Cal Newport. It’s not meant to critique or provide analysis.
Over the last few weeks, I have been listening to Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin. The book covers lessons learned by Navy Seals Leadership in Iraq. I enjoyed the principles they teach in this book and saw how they apply leading great product teams.
Switched to Jekyll over Cacutus since its supported natively in github.