The “being a professional” formula. It’s as easy as XYZ.
Doing Creative Work
Overcoming-the-fear is a real obstacle. What if we could get better at overcoming that fear?
Sometimes Communication, Lucky Edition
If this is how we communicate, and this is how much they heard… we’re probably getting more than we deserve. Communication is hard, folks. But I have a feeling that it pays off when we do it well.
Jim Bradford’s Three Rules for Living
Classic. Good Advice.
Deep Work Baby Steps
A while back, with a nod to Dave Ramsey, Cal Newport outlined his almost-off-the-cuff rendition of “Deep Work Baby Steps.” Here they are. Time Block Planning Task Boards Full Capture Weekly Plan Strategic Plan Automate and Eliminate Go for it! He has a book about Deep Work. For a short video introduction to the topic, […]
The Solution You Need
The Problem You Think You’re Solving
Recording the Audiobook
This is my list of things for a new narrator to consider during the recording process of making an audiobook. Keep in mind that the overall goal is to record high quality audio, free of background noises, and to deliver a narration that is comfortable, clear, and consistent. Then, if you’re working with an editor, […]
Mixing Audio in Headphones
I recently heard a conversation between Andrew Scheps and Fab Dupont about mixing in headphones. Andrew uses the industry standard (sub-$100) Sony MDR-7506. He says he’s been using them for the last couple decades and the sound has stayed consistent. When they wear out, they are easy to replace. Fab Dupont travels with high end […]