Everything you need to know about working at Glowstik. As you read and look at the pictures, try to think about how you're going to put these things into action.
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We are a ragtaggroup of misfits.We want tochange the world.
We are shameless innovators.We are young. And our youth is the onething we have on our competitors. Everyoneelse is on a journey to happy retirement. Weare on a journey to create the next big thing.We are willing to take bold actions that riskour business, our reputation, and our bloodpressure. We are willing to put it all on theline for the intrinsic thrill that we get, frompushing a brand to its limits.We refuse to play it safe. Or rather, wecannot afford to play it safe. Right now, weare a little goldfish in a shark tank. If wedont think differently, we get swallowedwhole.
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Candor.Am I opening up?Speak your heart. We asked you tojoin our team because we believe inyou, your insights, and your judgments.However, dont confuse candor withnegativity.Negativity is realizing whats wrong,voicing it, then moaning and groaningabout it. Candor is realizing whatswrong, voicing it, then thinking aboutactions to make it right.
Team player.What am I doing to contribute to theteam in the next week and can I domore?Every partners actions affect thesuccess of our team and everyindividual on it.Make every effort to cooperateand collaborate with yourteammates. Thats the only waywe can create somethingincredible.
Commitment. Can my work be better? We work hard to make every project we assign you to as enriching and enjoyable as possible. We hope you will make every effort to take advantage of this opportunity. Stay on top of your assigned tasks and meet deadlines. Most of all though, get pumped. Not only is this the experience of a lifetime, but it could be the next big thing.
Creativity.Am I destroying, annihilating, andtaking a baseball bat to the statusquo?Adults are richer, moreeducated, and moreexperienced than us. But I seethis as a strength.We have the energy andboundless imagination tocreate the ideas that cansupercharge a brand andchange the world.
Initiative.What else can I do to makemyself and Glowstik moresuccessful?Do what you thinkneeds doing. Always.Nobody will be mad.
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To the unsatisfied, Ambition. Society views it as an abstraction- some sort of trait or characteristic. You either have it or you dont. Some people just dont have the same determination to succeed, they say. I disagree. I believe it is in our essence as humans- as much so as our need for oxygen, food, or belonging. Every person is born with this psychotic thirst to shed the tattoo that brands us as part of the status quo. A letter from In the eyes of the world, you become a statistic the moment you are born; the hospital fills out some paperwork and puts you in a filing cabinet. You are the founder. just another uniformity in 7 billion. You are probably- no, definitely- destined for mediocrity. You are not special. These days, the typical is not only accepted, but embraced and fervently sought after. "Motivational" speeches repeat the same g