Walls Notebook is a notebook / sketchbook that features 80 pictures of “clean” NYC walls instead of blank pages. Write, draw, paste, or doodle on these inspirational backdrops. You’ll be one step closer to being the street artist you’ve always wanted to be … minus the jail time.
Reader Submission from Stephen Tamiesie:
Cabin on Black Butte, Oregon - 2011
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Some look at business management techniques like this and think they are pipe dreams or flat out silly. I disagree: I think it’s a shift in our culture and a necessary one. Just as sales commissions train salespeople to focus on the wrong results, so do strict 9-5 environments and time-tracking. Productivity, skill, and value do not relate to minutes, hours, or days. One day I hope to lead an office with unrestricted vacation time, transparent salaries, and proper 15% time.
All I ever wanted.
This is not a hoax, folks — Following a non-lethal decapitation, Mike the headless chicken, later nicknamed “Miracle Mike,” lived for approximately 18 months.
Starting in 1999, the chicken’s “hometown” of Fruita, Colorado, has held a “Mike the Headless Chicken” Day. It’s the third weekend in May, with events including an egg toss and “Pin the Head on the Chicken.”
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