The Things Technology Can’t Do For Me

It’s embarrassing to admit that I sometimes find myself getting frustrated by that I can’t find my car keys or socks and can’t Google to locate them. (Google, if you’re reading this can you do something about the locating my socks?) Technology is a great enhancer and enabler. Apps and devices are great tools. Like …

Fear Of Missing Out (aka F.O.M.O) And Transition

Transitions, whether caused or imposed, can have a certain, “Fear Of Missing Out” aka “F.O.M.O.” to them. One of the reasons people fear committing to new ventures is fear of missing out on something else. As life and reality would have it, one can only be fully present in a few endeavours or contexts at …

Lights On, Battery…

So, I left my car lights on and drained the battery. When we don’t pay attention and rush even the things that we should be getting right, a lot goes awry… The challenge is always to pay attention. To be present. Familiarity can be one’s demise. Keep a steady pace and watch for the small …

Graffiti

Art can is subjective. As are many other things… Graffiti can be easily dismissed by others, yet a legitimate art form. It teaches us to be resilient and dare… To those who know, understand and appreciate it, it is valuable and valid. Waiting for everyone all the the time to validate your craft and or …

Branding, Narcism And Truth

Our generation is a weird and wonderful one. We obsess about how we express ourselves. We have a name for that; “branding”. I wonder how the idea of thinking of ourselves as brands took root. Seriously? I suppose those of old had their version of “branding”. “Brand” simply put: the way people or organizations project themselves on the …