Small talk, maybe you won’t kill me

Small talk exhausts me. “How unusual,” you say. Seriously. As a borderline extrovert/introvert I can handle it pretty well. But then I need to be by myself for a long time. Just in time for the holidays, I happened on this oh-so-helpful story in The Muse: 48 Questions That’ll Make Awkward Small Talk So Much Easier. There … Read moreSmall talk, maybe you won’t kill me

Seth’s Blog: One way to think about talent

I don’t know if I’d call Seth Godin prophetic. But he says what needs to be said. Here’s today’s daily email. It gives you an emotional nudge – the way a good teacher does. One way to think about talent If you’ve worked hard for it, it’s a skill. If it’s something that other people … Read moreSeth’s Blog: One way to think about talent