‘Sucking Is The First Step To Being Sorta Good At Something’

Getting good at anything takes a long time and it’s usually a pretty arduous process. Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian reminds us that no matter who you are and how much experience you have, you’re going to suck at stuff the first time around.

Speaking at a 99u conference, Ohanian’s thesis here is fairly simple: after launching Reddit, Hipmunk and Breadpig, he still doesn’t really know what he’s doing. That’s usually the case for most of us. No matter what we’re making, we’re going to suck at it initially.

Alexis Ohanian: Sucking is the First Step to Being Sorta Good at Something [99u]

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