Category: Words of Wisdom

Writing Your Own Job Description

I just resigned from NVIDIA and one of the tasks I offered to help with during my transition was writing my own job description. On the surface this makes perfect sense. Hell, I only did the job for six years, who else is better qualified, right? Here’s the weird, creepy part. It’s kind of like […]

Gracefully Resigning

Congratulations. You’ve accepted a new job. Now take a deep breath and prepare yourself for the challenge ahead. Even though you may be floating on cloud nine now, there are a lot of emotional and logistical hurdles still to clear. The job-changing process arouses all sorts of feelings. Starting with your acceptance to the first […]

Entrepreneurial Proverbs

I found this great list of entrepreneurial proverbs from Seth Goldstein’s web site. I’ve reproduced it here. Starting It’s good to be king — being an entrepreneur is the best job I’ve had. Every day your job is new and different; you constantly have to push yourself in new directions. You no longer have to say, “Well, […]