"The ever-worsening curse of the cog": Another gem from the master of lucidity, Seth Godin:
The end result is that it's essentially impossible to become successful or well off doing a job that is described and measured by someone else.Does anybody really think being a cog is still viable? I don't know anybody who does.
Worth reading the italics twice, I think.
The only chance our country (your country, depends where you live), your economy and most of all, your family has to get ahead is this: make up new rules.
People who make up new rules continue to be in very short supply.
Also, here he writes about his (justifiably) favorite new phrase: "Yak Shaving". It's worth a read.Posted by hugh macleod at March 6, 2005 12:24 AM | TrackBack