10 Life Changing Things Jack Donaghy Taught Liz Lemon On ’30 Rock’

Almost immediately Jack Donaghy wanted to be Liz Lemon’s mentor and he got his way on 30 Rock. Throughout the entire show he has taught her interesting things about managing others, but also about life. The head writer becomes so much better for it, but it’s sometimes hard to narrow down all the life-changing lessons he gave to her. So what did he teach her? These are the ten things everyone should know if they want to be successful!

1. It’s okay to humiliate your subordinates…to a point.

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2. Always dress for success.

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3. How to not awkwardly walk in dress shoes.

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4. Confidence is key.

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5. Don’t be afraid to try something.

Quand je croise un mec en boîte qui me fait “Hey, have you already kissed a Californian?″, que je lui réponds “Hey, have you already kissed a French girl?” et qu’on se pécho juste sous le nez de mon coloc’ mignon dont j’avais oublié la présence.When I meet a guy in a night club who tells me “Hey, have you already kissed a Californian?”, I reply, “Hey, have you already kissed a French girl?” and we kiss just in front of my cute roommate whose presence I forgot.Tumblr/NBC Studios

6. Some people are not to be trusted.

I think about this a lot and I feel like it’s probably the best advice 30 Rock ever gave meTumblr/NBC Studios

7. It’s okay to talk about sex.

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8. A new phrase based on his favorite president.

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9. Always try to comfort your friends even if you don’t want to.

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10. Bad things make great TV.

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