No Time to Think - The New York Times →
Related to our conversations about doing without taking time to reflect.
"But you can’t solve or let go of problems if you don’t allow yourself time to think about them. It’s an imperative ignored by our culture, which values doing more than thinking and believes answers are in the palm of your hand rather than in your own head."
As I was telling someone earlier: it’s not about stopping to think and not doing; it’s about doing after reflecting; I believe we’re ready for it.
This also reminds me of Kundera’s dancer.
"justo ayer me acordaba de ti cuando platicaba a otra persona acerca de mis amigas de intereses nicho"
this is right, and #vscocam (at Adventure Day at Wilmette, IL)
Freelancers Union Launches National Benefits Platform →
At the Clinton Global Initiative America event today, Freelancers Union founder and executive director Sara Horowitz unveiled a new national benefits platform for free agents. The program allows the 42 million freelancers across the U.S. to gain access to a slew of benefits they would not normally get that has been specifically vetted and curated by Freelancers Union:
Another step toward happier and more secure (read: daring) freelancers :)))
" :/ ", an interview. (at Alliance Française de Chicago)
teamwork / the ignite studios in chicago via the ken saunders gallery. (at Ignite Glass Studios)
In social issues class today our professor held up a black book and was like “this book is red” and we were all “no” and he said “yes it is” and we were just all “that’s not right” and he turned it around and the back cover was red and he said “Don’t tell somebody they’re wrong until you’ve seen things from their point of view”
that speaks to me