Some Advice for John Dishwasher

(Nick’s Notes: This article is a response to this piece by John Dishwasher on Medium) In my quest to get better caught up with the backlog of what I want to talk about, post on and share on this site I’ve now finally read an article recommended to me a while ago by a friend entitled Some Advice…

Tips for the Unproductive

Someone yesterday, after I reported having a good day based on what I produced to teach me my “anti-work productivity ways” and here’s what I said: 1. Take breaks when you need them and as you need them 2. Reward yourself for anything done that you enjoyed doing and/or had to get done 3. If…

Should You do What You Love?

Do what you love is something that’s been challenged elsewhere but I want to re-open this challenge via an article from Inc.com called “The Danger of Doing What You Love“. Here’s the main point: I raised my company. Nurtured it. Watched it grow. It taught me lessons that I never would have learned otherwise, and for…

“Joe Rogan Breaks Down Work” (Video)

This is part of a longer segment that I didn’t find as essential to share and also objected to some of it but in this shorter clip of it I think, on the whole, Rogan raises some solid points about the job culture we live in and it’s worth a listen: