MENTAL MODELS

My purchase evaluation method

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The problem


WRITING AND EDITING

Three types of record producers and how this relates to writing and editing

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The Steve Albini approach


WRITING

The story of Neal Stephenson’s typewriter

Hermes 3000 — the next model up from the 2000. Source: Wikicommons.


Business writing

Good business writing focuses on what the reader needs


Recorded music

Album cover of Spiderland by Slint
Album cover of Spiderland by Slint

PRODUCTIVITY AND PERSEVERANCE

The Tao of Doom

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Working without effort

What does that even mean?


Productivity

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Environment and climate change

Feeling homesick even though you’re already at home

Draughtboard shark
Draughtboard shark, by Peter Southwood, CC BY-SA 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Diving in Tasmania


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Work on the most important thing first

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Pay yourself first.

Andrew Macrae

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