Printed out exercises 9 and 10. Reached out to JB’s team about my registration for The System. Worked on revision of restaurant letter – the beers. I have no practice at describing beer and no good memory for flavor. Needed to research them by name.
Whoa. I was just pillaging AWAI’s 2016 State of the Industry Report (includes a pricing guide, which I need) and there’s a section in there about how to find a good copywriter. Step 1 is to take your industry niche and Google it inside quotes along with “copywriter”: “DIY copywriter” I just Googled “home improvement… Continue reading Tuesday afternoon
Last night I marked up the rest of exercise 7, having printed it out. I got a lot of it right, especially inclusion in a special group. Also installed overGrive to connect the baby Dell with Linux Mint to Google Drive. It spent all night syncing but it looks pretty good. It should help minimize… Continue reading Monday night, Tuesday morning
I made the System infographic into a list so I can list the next action items. I laid out the structure for a record of prospects. Surely someone already has something like that out there. Read the JB stuff over again. I am losing my mind over how slow the computer is. Surely it’s because… Continue reading Monday morning
Wrote more of exercise 7. That sucker is 40 print pages long! Studied some more JB articles, printed some lists and a diagram for my wall. Tomorrow I need to work on my info packet.
The Confederate flag thing is a passionately divisive subject, and I don’t think most people on each side fully get where the other people are coming from. I grew up in a culture suffused with a narrative of oppression. I don’t think most of my immediate relatives related this narrative to me – a few,… Continue reading On the Confederate Flag
Leadership isn’t something you get by studying it in school and reading it in books and taking seminars. These things are valuable, but they’re how you get ideas and inspiration to improve the way you do things. Leadership itself can’t be cultivated in that way. Leadership is cultivated by leading. And leading is done by… Continue reading A Thought About Leadership
While I was trimming my bangs this morning, I wondered how my future caregiver will know how I like my bangs cut, if I’m unable to articulate this. I think about this sort of thing often. Johnny and I both have strong preferences about a lot of things, and if either of us is gone… Continue reading The KB of Me
To be: Conscious Useful Articulate Prayer: I pray for transgendered students in California. May they find peace, love, and acceptance. May we soon grow as a society to a point where acceptance of gender identity is a no-brainer.
To be: Loving Kind Relaxed Prayer: I pray for both houses of Congress. May they continue to cooperate even in their differences and get some things done that benefit our people.