John Scott Academy of Art University

The grass is growing under this column. Time to mow it down.


Note: This post originally appeared in 2014. It got a ton of views, so we’re sharing it again. Enjoy – js Every company, every startup, everyone who hires people needs this person. The hiring managers at companies try to figure out how to post a description for this job, but it’s impossible. Sometimes they don’t […]

Hello Carlton, I was thinking about you this morning, and decided to drop you a quick note to catch you up on things. I know you’re not great at keeping in touch; I don’t take it personally, it’s just how you are. Things are a bit frenetic this week. I’m moving to Oakland over the […]

Confused about how to change jobs? Try this low risk but awesome strategy.

Imagine a large barrel, or a cylinder; it’s 150 feet high, with a diameter of 75 feet. It’s made of steel. There is nothing in the barrel but you. The only thing you can see is the sky, with no perspective of what is around you. There is no noise, no background activity. You’re not […]

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I met a guy who’s created his own work universe – and he’s not a freelancer.

What strengths do to your brain...