There are some things about being a solopreneur that turned out to be harder than I thought, others that weren’t nearly as hard as people told me they would be, and still others that were absolute surprises and delights.
Just connecting with someone on LinkedIn does not a valuable contact make.
It was my first performance review in my first professional job—and I was nervous. My manager sat down with me in a tiny conference room to review the 360-degree feedback I had received from my co-workers. Most of the feedback, in fact almost all of it, was positive, even the so-called “opportunity areas.” But there…