How I Learned: Working Well Under Pressure

<b class="credit">Composition by Mariya Pylayev</b>
Composition by Mariya Pylayev

"Must work well under pressure" shows up on a lot of job descriptions, but how does one develop the skill to work under pressure? For some it might be playing high school or college sports, others learn it on the job. For me I learned everything I needed to know bussing tables and washing dishes.