The Power of Building

Living in an era of side gigs, we read, hear, and ponder about more ideas than ever before.  So many so-called “thought leaders” and yet still so few “do-ers” in comparison.  Why is this so?  Might it be that doing actually requires far more energy, discipline, and focus than thinking?

This advice applies to all creators. Once you start building and launching your projects, you won’t be able to stop. Building will become part of your identity. And even if your project fails, you’ll keep at it.

The steps you take today will compound over time. Look at great product makers like Drew Wilson, Pieter Levels, and Sebastian Dobrincu. They don’t wait for the right opportunity. They build and ship weekly.

H/T to Jonathan Z. White.  Read in full here.


Living life one day at a time, nested in Chicago, IL.

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