#BlackLivesMatter | Introvert (INTJ) writing about music + marketing + work

Seriously, how much time do you waste at your job?

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Photo by Kyle Hanson on Unsplash

If you work or have ever worked in corporate America, this has happened to you at some point. You’re in your office or cubicle doing work when you get an email from a co-worker. You read it, taking time away from your current task, notice that it isn’t urgent, and go back to your task.


Donald Trump should have been suspended from Twitter a long time ago. For years he harassed President Obama with his birther theories and was allowed to gain traction with his rabid fanbase, snowballing with those people into the events with the coup attempt on the Capitol building this week.


Are you being over-productive? What I mean by this question is, are you so focused on completing your task list every single day that it brings you stress and anxiety?


2021 should be the year we begin moving toward a 4-day work week. The pandemic showed us that it’s possible to perform our jobs from the comfort of our homes.


My favorite horror podcast inspired this article.

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If you don’t know me personally, I’ve become a huge fan of horror movies and entertainment over the last few years (I’m still not a fan of gore or torture porn though because I get queazy at the sight of blood or even just talking about blood.) A couple of years ago I started looking for horror podcasts that I could listen to while going through the mundane work at my day job. That’s when I found Shudder’s Video Palace.


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Photo by Michael Dziedzic on Unsplash

Even before COVID-19 rocked this country (with over 6 million cases and 183,000 deaths at the time of this essay), the United States faced an increasing problem with the income gap between the poor and the rich.


Once the fire has started, there’s no way to extinguish it

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This story was written with the intention of submitting it to The Startup. They declined and it wasn’t curated by Medium Staff either. Below you’ll find what I learned from deleting my website a couple of years ago.


What if I told you that I threw a year’s worth of hard work down the drain in six months?

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Photo by Preankhan Gowrypalan on Unsplash

You know the sound a manual scale makes when you step on it? Clink-clunk!


Why you should focus more on selling your work instead of acquiring streaming numbers.

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Photo by James Owen on Unsplash

Can you remember the first album that you ever purchased? For me, it was David Banner’s Mississippi: The Album. I was 16 years old and had just started working at Pizza Hut that summer.


A 10-minute guide to setting up and understanding the basics of Google Analytics

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Photo by Stephen Phillips — Hostreviews.co.uk on Unsplash

If you’re an artist, a creator, or someone looking to start a business because COVID-19 has destroyed your income, you’ll need to begin with buying website hosting and a domain name.

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