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Brilliant in the Basics

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Next Jump Co-CEOs share share their Adult Basic Skills Training. THE FALSE ASSUMPTION: There is an assumption that you should know how to manage your own emails, calendar, time, how to say no, how to learn actively through iteration, how to resolve conflict with other adults, etc. THE TRUTH: Adults lack these skills b/c there never was training provided in this arena. This then becomes the greatest area to "faking it". Presented at Next Jump Leadership Academy with the Department of Defense, Nov 1-3, 2017.

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Brilliant in the Basics

  1. 1. BRILLIANT in the BASICS [BIB] November 3, 2017 @charlieykim@meghanmess
  2. 2. 2 INSIGHT: Basic Skills Training Led to High Performance N.B.A. players didn’t want to admit that they “still had something to learn.” series of grueling workouts, and schooled him in the basics of footwork, positioning, and shooting. There is an assumption that a player arrives in the league in full possession of all the basic skills
  3. 3. 3 Adults Lack BASIC Skills THE FALSE ASSUMPTION: There is an assumption that you should know how to manage your own emails, calendar, time, how to say no, how to learn actively through iteration, how to resolve conflict with other adults, etc. THE TRUTH: Adults lack these skills b/c there never was training provided in this arena. This then becomes the greatest area to "faking it".
  4. 4. 4 MAINTENANCE: 20th Century vs 21st Century 20TH CENTURY: MACHINE MAINTENANCE 21ST CENTURY: PEOPLE MAINTENANCE YOU CAN DO EVERYTHING RIGHT, AND STILL LOSE. WINNING IS THAT HARD. HOWEVER, HEALTHY HABITS INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. LIKEWISE, UNHEALTHY HABITS INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF LOSING.
  5. 5. 5 ..SIGNAL NOISE.. GO THINK. MAKE SMART DECISIONS. MAKE SOMETHING THAT DID NOT EXIST: INNOVATE.
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  7. 7. 7 Does this sound familiar?  EMAIL inbox exploding  CALENDAR meetings back to back  TO DO LISTS keeps growing
  8. 8. 8 BIB: Level 1  EMAIL inbox exploding  CALENDAR meetings back to back  TO DO LISTS keeps growing
  9. 9. 9 WHY EMAIL MATTERS
  10. 10. 10 Emails Received: 2x/ 4x/ 10x? All emails are Priority A
  11. 11. 11 EMAIL SKILLS
  12. 12. 12 EMAIL RULES: Filtering System
  13. 13. 13 ADVANCED EMAIL TIP: “ASDF”
  14. 14. 14 BIB: Level 1  EMAIL inbox exploding  CALENDAR meetings back to back  TO DO LISTS keeps growing
  15. 15. 15 CALENDAR SKILLS
  16. 16. 16 ADVANCED CALENDAR TIP: Monday and Tuesday
  17. 17. 17 BIB: Level 1  EMAIL inbox exploding  CALENDAR meetings back to back  TO DO LISTS keeps growing
  18. 18. 18 We pride ourselves on how much we can get through…
  19. 19. 19 DECISIONS… “NO = DOUBLE YES” IS NOT IS DIFFUSION of ENERGY: Everything is “ok” [mediocre] DIAL DOWN [most “No”]: Most things “ok is good enough” Redirect saved energy to WIN BIG [Project Awesome]
  20. 20. 20 TO DO LISTS SKILLS
  21. 21. 21 ADVANCED TO DO TIP: Veggies vs Dessert
  22. 22. 22 TP: training partner [w/ OTHERS] “It’s with another human being that makes you brilliant.” - Meghan Messenger
  23. 23. Lying Truth
  24. 24. 24
  25. 25. 25 Level 2: Monster in your head is worse [w/ OTHERS 101 ]
  26. 26. 26 Level 2: “On My Mind” Emails [w/ OTHERS 101 ]
  27. 27. 27
  28. 28. 28
  29. 29. CONSISTENCY “design” INTENSITY “will power”
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  31. 31. Early Signals 4 weeks UPGRADING “WHO YOU ARE” Takes 13 Weeks
  32. 32. 32 PRACTICE = when it doesn’t matter must be like breathing [Billy the Kid]
  33. 33. Thank You meghan@nextjump.com twitter: @meghanmess charlie@nextjump.com twitter: @charlieykim

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