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What is your personal standard?

It's okay to fall to the baseline, but not below.

Hello, dear fellow technology enthusiasts,

Today, I am very excited to share a topic that is very important to me. As someone who has worked through the many levels of a tech career, from hands-on coding to strategic roles like a CTO, I have learned the critical importance of setting personal standards in our professional lives.

This video explores what being more than just a software engineer or developer means. It's about being a leader in our fieldhow we can inspire, lead, and help our teams grow. Whether you are just starting out, working with React, or managing complex projects, it is crucial to understand and establish your own professional baseline.

I invite you to join me as I share some of the most important lessons I have learned. I hope these insights will resonate with you and encourage you to think about your own practices, perhaps even redefining what success looks like in your professional journey.

Thank you for visiting, and let's continue to push the boundaries of what we can achieve together in this dynamic technology world.


Key Take-Aways

Setting Personal Standards:
Emphasize the importance of establishing personal benchmarks in your career that push you to excel and serve as a role model for others.

Leadership Beyond Management:
Highlight the distinction between a manager and a leader. Tech leadership involves leading by example, inspiring others through your actions, and commitment to quality.

Influence of Personal Baseline:
Discuss how your personal baseline affects not just your work but also how it influences your team and shapes the environment around you.

Continuous Professional Development:
Stress the need for ongoing personal and professional growth. Whether improving coding skills, learning new technologies like React, or enhancing leadership capabilities, continual learning is vital.

Impact of Credibility and Integrity:
Illustrate how maintaining high standards of credibility and integrity enhances personal growth and builds trust and respect within a team.

Role of Discipline and Motivation:
Explore how discipline and motivation are critical in maintaining high standards, especially when you lack the drive to push forward.

Leadership Without a Title:
Leadership doesn't require a formal title. Effective leadership is about behavior and actions that encourage others to follow your lead naturally.

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