Think twice about a thankless job

Thankless jobs. Have one? This question came to me today as I was leaving what I’ll generically describe as a lawn mower retail and service store. I was there on a mission to pick up newly sharpened lawn mower blades. They were not ready, so I chose to wait while they were sharpened — about […]

Fail first if you want to be a good writer

UPDATE: In the interest of transparency, this post has been updated to reflect the change of one word in the last paragraph: “green” to “fairway.” My co-author pointed out that what I meant to write was that the pro would hit the ball onto the fairway, not onto the green. Actually, I told him, I […]