Sarah Cooper (who also penned Top Tech Companies’ Secrets to Hiring the Best People) now has a book titled 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings: How to Get By Without Even Trying, which hilariously captures the insane reality.
Come spend a day with our people. Give us one problem to solve. After working with our team and seeing what they can do, you will fall in love. If not, we only wasted a day, rather than eight weeks.
Writers and economists from half a century ago and longer anticipated that the future would buy more leisure time for wealthy workers in America. Instead, it just bought them more work. Meanwhile, overall leisure has increased, but it’s the less-skilled poor who are soaking up all the free time, even though they would have the most to gain from working.
If you ever watched cartoons as a kid in the 80s, you’d surely have seen a Filmation production. He-Man And The Masters Of The Universe is probably the studio’s most enduring legacy, but they also did Bravestarr, Flash Gordon, Space Sentinels and a whole raft of other animated series. Reading this article brought back a lot of forgotten memories and I’m definitely going to hunt down the book Creating The Filmation Generation.
no, no, it’s not all random, if it really was all random, the universe would abandon us completely. and the universe doesn’t. it takes care of its most fragile creations in ways we can’t see. like with parents who adore you blindly. and a big sister who feels guilty for being human over you. and a little gravelly-voiced kid whose friends have left him over you. and even a pink-haired girl who carries your picture in her wallet. maybe it is a lottery, but the universe makes it all even out in the end. the universe takes care of all its birds.