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It’s Monday morning.
Your day started by scanning the news on your phone. Racism, bigotry, and sexual harassment seem to be dominating the headlines these days.
Why can’t people be kind? You think to yourself.Read More
Remember me? I know, it’s been a long time since we have talked. I want to share with you today why I have been absent for too long.
Life came at me hard. I thought I was going to get right back up, but this time the blow was intense. It got me off my rhythm. Before this happened, I was in a rhythm of writing articles, sending out my weekly newsletter, presenting at conferences, and having a blast doing it all.
Have you ever been robbed in broad daylight?
It’s a horrible feeling.
If you have done Spec work then you know what I’m talking about. The countless hours you put into creating something in hopes of being rewarded. You think to yourself, this time I’m going to win. This time they will realize how brilliant my designs are. This time it’s going to be different. But it isn’t different. You’re not recognized for your brilliance. This time you lose again.Read More
The fear of rejection is in our blood. Since the cave-dwelling days, our brains have developed a strong reaction to being rejected. In those days being rejected meant banishment from the tribe, which lead to certain death. Fast forward to now and our reaction to rejection is as strong if not more as back then even though the same dangers aren’t there.Read More
Life is tough. Every day we face moments that will test our resolve. We get battered and we get bruised along the way. Life throws curve balls to get us off of our plans. But life also has a way of reminding us what we are fighting for.Read More