…s that the most important thing about side projects is that you’re doing something you truly enjoy. Side projects work best when they live at the interaction of “Things you enjoy” and “Things that help you practice a marketable skill.” In Venn Diagram form, here’s how that looks:
…ve and real look at your company, customers, and future. This isn’t just for your investors either. Being able to explain your company without all those vanity metrics will give you a deeper understanding of your business as a whole and make it easier to chart and stay a successful course in the long run.