Recent articles from Greg:
Check out this graph that summarizes the findings of my scientific study of accountants’ typical response to change. Our typical response is fear. Not because we’re accountants, but because we’re human.
An advertising agency in Minneapolis is bribing its employees with beer to get them to turn in their timesheets. This officially puts time tracking on the same level as having unprotected sex — many people only do it when beer is involved. The firm enacted the program by developing The Tapserver, a beer-for-timesheets robot. […]
Read the title again. Sweet, right? I totally came up with that myself. And it’s totally true. Without risk, there is no passion. Prove me wrong, sucker. I googled “without risk there is no passion” to see if anybody else ever thought that same thought that I thought.
All joking aside, I’m scared, I’m insecure, and I’m worried that I’m making the stupidest decision of my life. My mom sold drugs for 20 years on a street corner in Seattle because that’s what pharmacists do. She had a decent job, working part time at a drug store on the intersection of 56th […]
When Jason and I interviewed Cal Newport on the ThriveCast, he called BS on following your passion. Everybody’s been told – and most people believe – that you first find your passion, and then you find a way to make money pursuing that passion. And we buy it, even though the logic’s clearly […]
The title of this post is a lie. We’ll get to that in a minute. Actually, we’ll get to a lot of crap in a minute. Like why it’s maybe not the best idea to post the following status on Facebook: And also – just a heads up – it’s maybe not a good […]