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Career - Take Risk

Whitney Johnson points out that taking risks is important for a career.

Three specific ideas are presented in this HBR piece:

  • Create a position for yourself using your distinctive strengths as the template.

  • Innovate a product or service from within your position.

  • Look for opportunities outside your domain.

Identify the market risk opportunity.

Be like Stephen Curry,

Don’t be afraid to take the long shot.

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