Trick

Crafty way to get results

# 221

I have a big meeting, presentation or performance coming up and I want to nail it

Over Preparation
Creating twenty percent more content than necessary so it’s easier to adjust on the fly
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# 213

I have to pay bills otherwise I will have to move back in with my parents

Hacquisitioning
Making a list of everyone you ever served in the past and asking them to buy this new thing you just made
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# 115

I don’t know the first thing about this stuff

Reverse Engineering
Start executing against where you're being evaluated to retrofit a successful recipe for your work
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# 091

I don’t want to do this boring task right now or ever

Future Self
Treat things you do as a compassionate investment in yourself that you recoup later on
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