So recently my wife had a conversation with someone. Without looking to embarrass anyone, it sounded something like this: [my wife] Hi! This thing you're letting happen is a bit annoying for these reasons, and while you may not have known those … [Read more...] about Rights Rather than Right
I love the idea of finding my "thing" - a sweet spot in which I function beautifully, enjoy my work and into which I can happily sink myself for the rest of my life. That kind of contentment sounds nice, doesn't it? We're normally first introduced … [Read more...] about It’s Just Not your Thing
I want to write a book. We need to renovate the house. I want to get promoted. I should exercise more. I need to get out more. We need a holiday. Why does X even matter, and why do you care? The Laundry List These, and many more, are the … [Read more...] about Why Does Any Of It Matter?
Ok so here's the deal - I do everything (computer wise) on a laptop that I bought a few years back. At the time it was grossly overpowered, and I got it because I knew I was getting into audio and video production so I needed something that wasn't … [Read more...] about The Tech Dramas of Mass Video Production
There isn't really much chance of a completely new medium of content coming to the world any time soon. It's always pretty much images, sounds, written words or video. So getting excited about something new is almost certainly going to be in the … [Read more...] about Should IGTV Get your Creative Juices Flowing?
The ability to say no is almost (but not quite) the most powerful tool in your arsenal. Every month, every week, every day, every hour I get littered with request to participate in stuff. "Chris can you help me with X"? "Chris would you mind … [Read more...] about I Say No to Nearly Everything