Noah Brier taught me this and I believe it 100%. I got an email today asking me about following standards and protocols.
I say F’ That.
Okay, not completely but the problem here is that we are taught to raise our hands and do whatever everyone is doing. We are taught to fall in line and solve problems the same way everyone else is. How do you succeed when you are doing it the same way everyone is?
You really need to Zag.
If everyone is zigging, think about what you can do differently and go zag. It’s hard to learn new tricks or go against the grain but you will NEVER succeed doing what everybody is doing.