The Muse visits during the act of creation, not before. Don’t wait for her. Start alone.
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The London Living Wage Campaign →
Everyone deserves to make enough to working full time to participate in their local economy. To keep a roof over their heads, food on their tables. Paying a living wage helps everyone.
Warning to freelancers →
I wont exactly be a freelancer in my new life, but these are still good cautions - especially the ones about keeping an eye on the money and having clear contracts!
A Strategy for managing Yourself
The Best Way to Use the Last Five Minutes of Your Day from the Harvard Business Review is to ask yourself these questions: How did the day go? What success did I experience? What challenges did I endure? What did I learn today? About myself? About others? What do I plan to do — differently or the same — tomorrow? Who did I interact with? Anyone I need to update? Thank? Ask a question? Share...
Do It Yourself Mapping! →
A smarty pants at MIT has outlined a cheap and accessible way for community members / groups to take their own aerial photos and do their own mapping. Maps are a great way to understand the relationships between things - especially between me and my home over here, and your factory/institution/school over there… This is so much more awesome than googlemaps. I hope people keep using it. To...
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