Figure out what you want to do, then do it better than anyone else.
Simple in theory. Tough to execute. But it is possible.
It’s also why people get paid a fortune for being the expert at one thing. For anytime someone needs that one thing done, they know exactly who to call.
That being said, everyone can be the best at something.
It’s just a matter of choosing an expertise that’s aligned with your talents / abilities.
So, identify what you want to do…
Identify what that one thing is that you’re going to focus on mastering.
Don’t worry or concern yourself with trying to master four things at one time.
Then fully commit by putting in the hours of training and application that will ensure you become the best at it.
The Ascent is a series where I document the experience of building YPE. It’s written from the following perspective: Advice I give to myself based on the lessons learned every day.