Book Summary

Build - An Unorthodox Guide to Making Things Worth Making

Introduction: Straightforward advice on how to build products, businesses, and careers.

Use your early adulthood to do as much as you can, fail, and learn from it.

Managing a team is all about steering it in the right direction without micromanaging.

When advocating for your product, always focus on the “why.”

Hire a diverse team, and hire carefully.

As CEO, push your employees to do their best and avoid coddling them.

Actionable advice: Write your press release before making your product.