By definition, fear is an unpleasant emotion, the feeling of anxiety caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or is a threat to ones safety. In other words, we are concerned that the events taking place in the distant or near future will have a damaging effect. We interpret fear as something warning us to back away. Better yet, Forget Everything And Run.....the opposite direction. But how often is this kind of reaction necessary? Most of the time it is not. In fact, fear typically tends to be False Events Appearing Real. And instead of running away from it, we should run towards it.Read More
If you spend time in an Apple Retail Store anywhere in the world, you'll find that most of the employees are very much interested in and involved in some form of art. The people in these blue shirts are typically musicians, actors, painters, graphic designers, cinematographers, writers, dancers, and so on. But hidden inside that blue shirt, you'll also find a vast array of deflated or nearly deflated dreams from people who have seemingly given up and succumbed the normalities of a dead end job. Or as I like to call it, the artist's graveyard.
Before I go into how I was able to not be buried alive in the artist's graveyard otherwise known as Apple, let me first explain the situation I was in.Read More