As we ring in the New Year and everyone is committing to life changes that they are unlikely to see to completion, I’ve drafted the below takeaways from 2016. I am not foolish enough to put my own 2017 self-improvement goals that I will ultimately forget about by May in writing, but I am happy … Continue reading 2016 in Review: Politics, Sports & the Internet
The internet has ruined it for all of us. Every thought that could be thought has already been thought. No one is original and everyone in the comments section of that forum post you made is smarter than you. Even just five years ago, things seemed so different. We were still creative and original, and saying … Continue reading The Originality Trap
We’ve all been there. “Yeah, just spent the day at a nice little coffee shop working on a couple projects. It was a really productive day.” I’m sure it was. We all know that for 96% of us (source to be included in follow-up article), the most important battle at the coffee shop is not … Continue reading Seem More Thoughtful & Productive
You’re sitting on the bus, train, subway, airplane, etc., you have your headphones in and music blasting. Then you sneeze. Unbeknownst to you, some kind stranger says, “bless you,” which you proceed to inadvertently ignore. Was that rude of you?
Following the 2016 election and his decisive defeat, Donald J. Trump departed Earth for Mars. Trump brought with him years of business experience as a real estate developer.