Because it’s hard to sit there and write a book. Really really hard. Someone should write a book how hard it is.
Women who wear long nails take initiative and make things happen. No one forces them to do their nails. They choose when, by who, and what style.
Any good freelancer knows the infinite value of research. When we land an assignment to write a manual about a product we can’t even pronounce, what do we do? We research it. We study it and breathe it in.
Never assume others know more than you.
Try to read a boring book or newspaper article. Non-stimulating material will aid us in feeling tired again.
I used to adore knick-knacks, spent money mindlessly and filled a deep void with “stuff.” I cared about the newest phone, the latest purse, expensive shoes and owning the best computer. I saw value in material things without treasuring the world around me – which set me up for constant disappointment.
Tim is an expert at one thing, learning. At finding concise ways to learn things using aggregation, curation and curiosity to attempt what others believe is impossible.
Surround yourself with supportive people.
I always remember the person at a networking event who made me feel comfortable when I was feeling awkward.
It is important to remember to look after yourself first, because the positivity and love you create in doing so, can then be mirrored back into your surroundings.