One of the great slogans in the Seth Godin/Linchpin world (which I actually enjoy poking around in) is, “Cover bands don’t change the world.” It’s a call to be unique to seek to strike out to do something bold and new in the world, to be disruptive, to reach for something that’s never been done. … Continue reading
I was listening to the Fresh Air interview with Ben Affleck (it’s really good, IMO), and he was talking about some advice he received as a first-time/inexperienced movie director. Early in his career, he was told, “Know what your second shot will be.” Affleck explains that a first-time director always knows what his first shot … Continue reading
I was watching the finale of Anthony Bourdain’s No Reservations, where they were in Brooklyn, NY. Anthony ended up at Brooklyn Fare, which looked like one of the most unique restaurant experiences I’ve seen in a long time. Mostly, because there are only 18 seats. At one point, Anthony Bourdain looks at his friend Eric … Continue reading
Hey everyone… Just a short film from Behance, a network and platform to view and post creative work. Get on with it, folks!
Something different today… As a pastor, I have to balance my life between efficiency and love. This is not easy, because these two concepts are nearly mutually exclusive. But that’s my reality. I have to cultivate efficiency because I’m a part of an organization, I lead a team of busy people, and we try to … Continue reading