What are the tips you wish you knew as you transitioned from junior (mainly transaction management) to mid level?

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Have a bible of your favorite precedents, and a principles explanation for key concepts you’ve learned. Makes it easier to teach/hand off to juniors having resources ready to go and solidifies your learnings. I never did this, and wish I did now that I’m so much busier.

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