The Looking Glass: My Identity = My Job

The past month of essays-as-Twitter-threads, including: how do you delay a product launch? Why should managers learn other functions? And top 7 unintuitive things about growing your career.

Hello friends!

I hope the sun rays feel like smiles on your skin. I hope the spring air fills you with optimism. I hope you can hug your loved ones soon. Here’s the last month of essays-in-the-form-of-twitter-threads.

Who tends to think this way? Why is it unhealthy? What are the actual regrets of the dying?

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Julie Zhuo @joulee

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1377645723118792707

46 Retweets332 Likes

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1377645723118792707

If I had seven tweets to send to a younger version of myself, this would be it.

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Julie Zhuo @joulee

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1370412225513418753

788 Retweets3,724 Likes

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1370412225513418753

Julie Zhuo @joulee

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1370412226121584645

37 Retweets581 Likes

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1370412226121584645

How to think about quality, deadlines, and the art of bringing up news your boss does not want to hear.

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Julie Zhuo @joulee

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1372942377724252162

286 Retweets1,739 Likes

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1372942377724252162

And what the manager career path at senior levels becomes.

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Julie Zhuo @joulee

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1375116163781292034

97 Retweets629 Likes

https://twitter.com/joulee/status/1375116163781292034

Julie

Currently: Inspirit. Former Product Design VP @ FB. Author of The Making of a Manager https://amzn.to/2PRwCyW. Find me @joulee. I love people, words, and food.