Uncomfortable Conversations

“A person’s success in life can usually be measured by the number of uncomfortable conversations he or she is willing to have.” -Tim Ferriss “I say this is how we must act. I do those things which seem correct to me today. I trust myself. And if security concerns me, I do that which today I think will makeContinue reading “Uncomfortable Conversations”

An A.I. Wake Up Call?

First I read this blog post from Seth Godin. Then a couple days later, I came across this NYT article about Jason M. Allen (headline: “An A.I.-Generated Picture Won an Art Prize. Artists Aren’t Happy”) who took first prize with a picture completely generated by A.I. (image above). The last paragraph/quote from Mr. Allen isContinue reading “An A.I. Wake Up Call?”

(What’s the PRIORITY) Morning Glory?

“It is better to pick the wrong priority that none at all.” -Peter Drucker “The majority of what you want will come from the minority of what you do.” -Gary Keller “Remember that if you don’t prioritize your life someone else will.” – Greg Mckeown, book Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit Of Less What’s the storyContinue reading “(What’s the PRIORITY) Morning Glory?”

B+

The writer/director Kenneth Lonergan (You Can Count On Me, Margaret, Manchester By The Sea) has said that when making a film, he’s thrilled if he gets 80-90% of what he originally envisioned in his head. As a director (film and theatre included), you must do everything you can to create the conditions for an “A”Continue reading “B+”