Everyone gets comfortable with how they do things. We develop routines so we don’t have to think. And the 5th mantra helps us embrace a certain kind of destruction.
My fourth mantra is debatable. I know that. But the essence of it has proven true over so many years that I have come to rely on it like all the other #40mantras.
My third mantra is one you’ve likely heard, even if you don’t work for me. I use it everywhere – even at home. My kids know what #donedone means. So should you.
This is the second of forty mantras that I have developed and used over the last two decades in managing high performing teams.
Of all the mantras I use to build high performance cultures and to coach my engineering teams, this is one of the first things they have to learn.