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Guidance: A Practice For Better Teams and Better Products

Have you ever been told by a peer they look up to you? It's a feeling that pushes me be a better person everyday. Righteously, it's the experience (the mistakes, the heartbreaks, and the victories) that have taught me a lot about how to make a positive impact on the lives of others -- believe it or not, it all starts with attitude: Never let people see you sweat and always be positive & professional.

How you carry yourself in battle (stressful situations) indefinitely reflects your level of integrity, your maturity, your empathy, your stewardship, your commitment  and your compassion for others. From the sound your voice in meetings, to the eye contact you have with even the most unfortunate. This isn't something that is achieved but practiced -- it is a way of life. 
People know me as executer. During my days in software services (I now focus primarily on products) -- I was known as a person who you call to finish the job. No one questioned my ability to get the job …