A Career Hackers Classic, this post originally appeared on The Hustle from Zachary Crockett.

Our takeaways:

  • Show up with consistency and engage in the compound effect
  • Make creativity a habit
  • Instead of thinking only OTHER people can live their dreams, ask yourself, “why not me?”
  • “….you never know who’s watching you,” he says. “I figured if I always worked as if someone was watching me, I’d be successful.”

Read the full post. (13′)

The guy who quit medical school to become an NBA referee
Suyash Mehta was on the fast track to a successful career as a doctor. Then, he took an extreme pivot.