How We Do Our Best Work

Dan Luu tweeted about some great work interns that he has mentored accomplished at Twitter:

One intern did and another did interesting data analysis then built a working prototype for across the fleet profiling that others were able to use to find real inefficiencies.

Those are things that could go into a staff promo packet as a major project.

— Dan Luu (@danluu) August 31, 2022

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Thoughts on OKRs

OKRs are one of those business ideas that are just simple enough to be dangerous. You think you understand it in a day, and you can see where your company is falling short: lacking focus and underdelivering. You see how clear, measurable goals could improve the situation. Here’s the one sentence version: You set objectives, and for each objective come up with several key results that you can measure to see if you met the objectives.
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