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Hello my friends,

I wanted to start the newsletter with a great Twitter thread about the psychology of success.

Dr. Julie Gurner, an executive coach, sometimes compared to Wendy Rhoades from "Billions," talks about the eight traits she frequently sees in successful people.

It's a great read — I encourage you to check it out. After reading it, note how many traits align with your personality. Is it more or less than you thought?

High fives,

Matt Downey
@buildyourbridge

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How to use P3 colors with SVGs

Wide-gamut P3 colors could be the "new retina" — a way to make your website look more vibrant on modern hardware.

'The Infinite Machine': Ethereum origin book heads to the screen

"The Infinite Machine" author Camila Russo sat down with Decrypt at Cannes to talk about the book's upcoming movie adaptation, funded by NFTs.

Billionaire and tech pioneer Marc Andreessen says the crypto industry is rhyming with the rise of internet

In an interview with the Bankless podcast, the co-founder of Andreessen Horowitz says he's never before compared any new development in tech to the rise of the internet until now.

Facebook is officially changing their stock ticker to META

Goodbye, FB. The change, set for June 9, is part of the company's rebranding to focus on building the virtual world known as the metaverse.

One task at a time: The key to achieving deep, focused work

It's harder than ever to focus. Here are four approaches employees at Dribbble use to reduce distractions and bad habits around multi-tasking.

4 steps for self-leadership

Ultimately, how we lead ourselves becomes the shining example of how we lead others.

Getting good by copying experts

Learning to identify the experts around you is a powerful personal growth strategy. It shows you who you should be copying and it reveals the people you should be placing your bets on.

Friday Finds #22

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Build Your Bridge is from Matt Downey — a creator helping other creators productize their services, build value through reputation, and generate self-sustaining income.

This week’s featured NFT project is Lil Nouns

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