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Dad Things - Issue #22
A long summer seemingly ended quickly and the mornings and afternoons are starting to feel like fall. We're technically still in a pandemic, but life seems like it is almost back to normal. I still feel anxious when around a ton of people. I don't think that feeling will go away any time soon.
Another relatively short issue this week, but I'm shooting for consistency and quality.
🍻 Currently Drinking: Hop Juice Triple IPA from Left Coast Brewing Company
I'd go further and say that apps led to younger generations get by without learning how directory structures and files work. Also, I cringe whenever I see someone type in URLs into the Google search bar.
I've been subscribed to James Clear's newsletter for some time and it's filled with useful, short bits of advice. I hear his book is great as well. This really stood out to me:
"How to build a career in 7 steps:
Do great work.
Share it publicly.
Cold email people 2 steps ahead of you.
Talk about your work and trade ideas.
Host events and meet in-person.
👨🏼🍳 Before No Reservations, The Layover, and Parts Unknown, Anthony Bourdain came up with the formula on A Cook's Tour.
👧🏻 This short film shows off the new iPhone 13 and tells a heartwarming story.
🧗🏼♂️ I feel seen.
📉 "The poor bastards of what will forever be known as Generation Z are doomed to be the first generation of Americans who will grow up with a lower standard of living than their parents enjoyed." - Hunter S. Thompson
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