Should we separate the art from the artist?
Should we separate the art from the artist? Separate the player from the game? The inventor from his creations? Steve Jobs was an asshole. Michael Jordan trash talked everyone. So did Charles Barkley, Larry Bird, Shaq. Chris Brown hit Rihanna. It’s actually quite a relevant topic. Particularly in today’s… Continue reading
I’m here I’m existing Through life you will forget who you are You will create yourself many times And then recreate yourself twice as many times You’ll say you’ve forgotten who you used to be, but you know that’s a lie. You know deep down that you’ve been carrying that baggage since it arrived. My… Continue reading
Ideas for sale! $20 each.
Ever feel like you aren’t creative enough? What if you could purchase ideas? How much would you pay for just ONE new idea? What if I told you that new ideas only cost $20 each. They are called books… Revolutionary, right? If you don’t have creative ideas yourself, there’s no excuse. Buy them for $20 each. And… Continue reading
[Book Review] Originals – Adam Grant
I am a big believer of self-learning through books. An autodidact. Elon Musk-esque, if you will. But there is an important factor that I’ve noticed to understanding the contents of a rich book: writing about it. It’s not enough to just blow through books; you have to truly grasp the content, and writing about it… Continue reading
[Book Review] How to Be Original
I finished reading Originals, – by Adam Grant. Adam Grant, who is rated the best professor at UPenn Wharton’s Business school, is an organizational psychologist who has written several #1 NYT books. In Originals, he discusses how Non-conformists (procrastinators, slow people, and other different personality traits) succeed in life with their increased creativity This is my book review… Continue reading
My name is Jeff and I like to write sometimes.