Paul Jun is a writer and author. His latest book, Connect the Dots: Strategies and Meditations on Self-education, is available. His blog, Motivated Mastery, is where he connects the dots between subjects like mastery, philosophy, psychology, culture, self-awareness, and more.
For the first time in your career, you have options. And where you land and the work you do next will have a huge impact on your career trajectory. Jump on the right train by using this checklist to help make your next move.
- June 2016
The four skills needed when you work in solitude.
- May 2016
Everyone writes about going from full-time to freelance, but we’re here to present lessons from the other side.
- March 2016
“Writing is thinking. To write well is to think clearly."
- August 2015
Actionable career insights from luminaries like Debbie Millman, Marissa Mayer, Hunter S. Thompson, and more.
- June 2015
Advice that will make you think from Steven Pressfield, Kurt Vonnegut, Martha Graham and more.
- November 2014
Real habit change comes from taking a candid look at your shortcomings. Or, as Epictetus once said: "Self-scrutiny applied with kindness."
- August 2014
Your next job title probably doesn’t even exist yet. So what’s the only skill that promises to pay dividends in the future? Your ability to expand your mind.
- July 2014
To defeat the troll we must understand the troll. Lesson one: never feed a troll.
- April 2014
Act on your principles, not your moods. How the ancient philosophy of Stoicism can help us smash creative blocks and do our best work.
- March 2014