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Add these phrases to your next job description

by Greg Robertson on September 8th, 2023

From Seth Godin, Missing from your job description

  • Add energy to every conversation
  • Ask why
  • Find obsolete things on your task list and remove them
  • Treat customers better than they expect
  • Offer to help co-workers before they ask
  • Feed the plants
  • Leave things more organized than you found them
  • Invent a moment of silliness
  • Highlight good work from your peers
  • Find other great employees to join the team
  • Cut costs
  • Help invent a new product or service that people really want
  • Get smarter at your job through training or books
  • Encourage curiosity
  • Surface and highlight difficult decisions
  • Figure out what didn’t work
  • Organize the bookshelf
  • Start a club
  • Tell a joke at no one’s expense
  • Smile a lot.

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  1. David Anderson permalink

    Greg, I’ll hire you. You don’t need to try and church up your resume.

  2. Don’t forget “prompt engineer” /s

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