Randall Metting on Improving Focus at Work to Get Better at Your Job

In Chapter 16 of 16 in his 2014 Capture Your Flag interview, Randall Metting answers "What Skills Are You Working on Right Now to Get Better at Your Job?" Working as a marketing manager, Metting finds sharpening focus is job skill he is working on right now. For him it comes down to taking a pause to reflect and not rush through job to job. He finds taking extra time to slow down and think through his work makes him more productive and improves the quality of his work.

Randall Metting is a brand development and marketing manager at Dulce Vida Spirits in Austin, Texas. Over 17 years, he has built brands in spirits, luxury real estate and lifestyle, music, and sports industries. He has been a radio personality at KGSR Radio and a marketer at a hyperlocal startup acquired by NBC Universal. Metting earned a BA in Advertising from the University of Florida and started his career at The Coca-Cola Company.