Ideas from Jeff Weiner’s TWIST Episode

In this 15 second PAREable, learn what five elements make for a world class product.

Actionable Do:

  • Great product delivers on a singular value proposition. Do one thing extremely well with a laser focus on that one thing. I.e. Google’s search box.
  • Great product is simple, intuitive and at its best, anticipate the user’s need. I.e. Waze detecting you going home.
  • Great product exceeds expectations. Because when it happens, user will not forget. I.e. when Virgin America first came out.
  • Great product resonates emotionally. How it makes you feel. I.e. driving a Tesla feels like driving the future.
  • Great product needs to meaningfully change and improve your life.

Thinkable:

  • Always ask yourself, what’s the value proposition you’re providing?

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Don’t just take my words, watch this chat.

Jeff Weiner on This Week In Startups.

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Ideas From Seth Godin’s Start Up Podcast On Advertising

In this 15 second PAREable, learn about buying and selling advertisement.

Actionable Do:

  • If you’re buying ads, you have to know how to measure. You measure the results, not measure the clicks on the way to results.
  • Ads with proven results, you buy infinity amount of them.

Thinkable:

  • When selling advertisement, most of the time you’ll be confronted with false objections. They are reasons someone give to get you to go away. They look for reasons to say no, not reasons to say yes.

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Check out the seventh part of his Start Up podcast here.

Seth Godin’s Start Up Podcast Part Seven.

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Ideas From Kathryn Schulz’s TED Talk On Being Wrong

In this 15 second PAREable, learn to embrace our wrong-ness.

Thinkable:

  • Error blindness – being wrong before realizing it, is feeling right.
  • Internal sense of rightness is not a reliable guide to what is going on in the external world.
  • The miracle of the mind isn’t that you can see the world as it is, it’s that you can see the world as it isn’t.

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Here is her funny wrong TED Talk.

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Ideas From Neil Pasricha’s TED Talk On Awesome-ness

In this 15 second PAREable, discover what 3 A’s of awesome are.

Actionable Do:

  • Attitude – Having a great attitude is facing the future and choosing to move forward when things go bad.
  • Awareness – Having a sense of awareness is to embrace that inner 3 years old when you saw things for the first time.
  • Authenticity – Being you and being cool with that. Do things you enjoy in situations you enjoy.

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Here is his awesome TED Talk.

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Ideas From Angela Lee Duckworth’s TED Talk On Key To Success Is Grit

In this 15 second PAREable, discover the ideas of how being gritty will lead to success.

Actionable Do:

  • Grit is key to success.
  • Grit is passion and perseverance for very long term goals.
  • Grit is having stamina.
  • Grit is sticking with your future, day in and day out.

Thinkable:

  • Idea to build grit is having a Growth Mindset.
  • Growth Mindset is the belief that the ability to learn is not fixed, that it can change with your effort.
  • Teach kids to read and learn about the brain. How it can change and grow in response to challenge. They’re much more likely to persevere when they fail because they don’t believe failure is a permanent condition.

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Here is her TED Talk.

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Ideas From Amy Purdy’s TED Talk On Living Beyond Limits

In this 15 second PAREable, discover ideas on how to draw inspiration from life’s obstacles.

Actionable Do:

  • If I came upon to an obstacle, there are only two courses of action. Stop, or get creative to get over the obstacle.

Actionable Don’t:

  • Don’t break down the borders. Push off of them and see what amazing places they bring us.

Thinkable:

  • Ask yourself, “If I were a book, what kind of story ending would I write myself?”
  • Borders are where reality ends, but it’s also where imagination begins.

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Here is her brief but very hopeful TED Talk.

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