Finalizing a Rough Draft Life

Finalizing a Rough Draft Life

It occurred to me that I’m a Rough Draft guy than a Final Draft type. I’m someone who prefers thinking of himself as an idea guy, a concept person but who has trouble digging down to the details. For example, I’ve come back to edit this post and...
Sitting Sucks: Redefine Your Sitting Solution

Sitting Sucks: Redefine Your Sitting Solution

Sitting: Finding a Healthy Alternative So, while we’re rethinking how the world fits us and how we fit the world, let’s get real basic. Many of us make a living sitting in front of a computer and now that the medical experts of the world have determined...
Your Mornings Are Yours: Take ’em Back.

Your Mornings Are Yours: Take ’em Back.

I have successfully taken back my mornings. Now, I don’t mean I’ve taken them back in a Tim Ferriss kind of way. Shit, I haven’t organized my mornings! But I do own them again. What that means is that no one tells me where to be or when to be there in the morning. It...

Time Management: Balance Goals with Down Time

Short Term Goals and Down Time Make for a Happy, Productive Worker “A project or task will expand to fill the time allotted to complete it.” That’s one version of Parkinson’s Law. It is routinely stated in ways to suggest that bureaucracies,...
7 Things to Do Other than Waiting

7 Things to Do Other than Waiting

If you’re like me you hate waiting. You’ve taken some action on the notion that had been simmering in your head. You made your move. You put it out there. You put the project proposal in the mail. You’ve finally scribbled the last item on the to-do list. You hung up...