So Good They Can't Ignore You

#book author
Cal Newport

Thesis: Career fulfillment is achieved by adopting the craftsman mindset. This mindset entails the acquisition of valuable skills over following a predetermined passion.

This book is divided into 4 rules:

Rule 1: Don’t Follow Your Passion

Rule 2: Be So Good They Can’t Ignore You

“deliberate practice, an approach to work where you deliberately stretch your abilities beyond where you’re comfortable and then receive ruthless feedback on your performance.”

Rule 3: Turn Down a Promotion (Or, the Importance of Control)

Rule 4: Think Small, Act Big (Or, the importance of Mission)

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