Wednesday, December 10, 2008

A simple goal to shoot for

Smart, and gets things done.

courtesy of Joel Spolsky* and now Marissa Mayer**

*The Guerilla Guide to Interviewing v3, 10/25/2006
**For personal reference, Marissa Mayer is Vice President of Search Product and User Experience at Google as of December 10, 2008.

My career goal is to leave each company being described in that way.

Another description of the ideal employee from Seth Godin's blog:

My favorite combination is the quiet confidence of knowledge, combined with the humility that comes from realizing that you're pretty lucky and that you have no idea at all what's guaranteed to work tomorrow.

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