The crisp meeting

The biggest difference between great work and pretty-good work are the meetings that accompanied it. It’s a disappointing waste of time, resources and talent to spend money to work on a problem that actually should be a conversation first… and then schedule the meetings.

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No shortage of trolls

“Good creators don’t talk shit about their fellow creators. They champion the work of those around them. They know how hard this stuff is. They accept that stumbles are part of what we do. And they treat one another with respect—because we all deserve that.”

– Eric Karjaluoto

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Minimalism

“Minimalism is not the lack of something. It is simply the perfect amount of something.”
— Najahyia Chinchilla

 

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The ‘Best’ way to sign off on an email

Posted by on Sep 30, 2017 in Abso-effing-lutely, Ipso Fabulous | No Comments

The quickest way to wish them well before you hit send…  Merriam-Webster says “Best” is best. To most, its simplicity crisply connotes a sense of goodwill without sounding stuffy or disingenuous.

According to the article: The origin of best as a closer for correspondence begins with the phrase “best wishes,” which has been used to express hope for a person’s future happiness or well-being since the 16th century, as demonstrated by the Earl of Essex in a 1595 letter: “This … is … accompanyed with my best wishes, from your lordship’s most affectionate cosin and friend.”

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Your three feet of influence

Posted by on Sep 15, 2017 in Abso-effing-lutely, Ipso Fabulous | No Comments

We can be the kind of people who lead with their hearts and behave to those around them in an ethical, honest, and kindly manner that creates for those who enter that three feet around us a feeling of peace that also serves to steady the self.

~ Your Three Feet of Influence, by Sharon Salzberg.

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