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Bad Advice – John Saddington (John Saddington) Your health (mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual) will ultimately limit your progress and even success. Your overall health is more fundamentally tied to your ability to succeed than anyone really wants to admit. We oftentimes realize this too late. Yes.…

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The Real Advantage

( ) I often feel uncomfortable making decisions or providing guidance to my clients unless I’ve had time to think. When I’m rushed I feel stressed. Sometimes all I need is a few hours. Sometimes days. Other time weeks. Thinking time is non-linear. The time you spend thinking – walking around a problem in a three-dimensional way and exploring all of the various perspectives and mental models – pays you back tenfold in the end. The problem for those who…

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What's the Best Digital Camera?

I get asked this question a bit. I used to find the question annoying. For me this question implies that the person asking the question thinks all photography is the same, that all photographers have the same needs, and that photography is a pursuit made easy with just the right equipment. Outside of a flippant, the best camera is the one that's with you response I would try to avoid answering. Partly because I didn't want to get into a…

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Advice For Kickstarter Backers

I'm in a pissed off mood about Kickstarter. I've been pissed off with Kickstarter since the TriggerTrap ADA project crashed and burned last year. It took many months to get over the sting of losing 50% of the funds I contributed to the project. While reviewing my backed projects I saw this update from another project which brought all that anger back. It's been two years now since our project was funded on Kickstarter. This isn't the longest Kickstarter "time…

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