A good couple of essays on being a manager. I find this stuff fascinating, although I’m not a manager.
Nicely done site for not only logging your reading but keeping notes on it too.
Awesome stuff: “a series of collages assembled exclusively from screen grabs of Youtube videos.” Free printable versions too. Remind me of John Martin paintings. (via Kottke)
Brilliant essay from 1960 about how outdoor advertising is entirely wrong. Wish I’d written it. When I rule the world outdoor advertising will be banned. (via Kottke)
@THEWHATWORKS No, not making Pepys theatre, but posting his diaries online: http://www.pepysdiary.com/ (over 6 years down, 3 to go)
"Being in the shoemaker's stocks" - Pepys' expression for wearing tight shoes.
@smagdali Yahoo goes up to 10 years ('Max'): http://tinyurl.com/6d2nhm
Meeting in turn was slightly marred by non-appearance of client due to their calendaring error. Thanks fate. I will tempt you no more.
Nice sunny cycle into town for a meeting slightly marred by the smelly heated crowded drain of Shaftesbury Avenue. Too many people.
Tempting fate. All of the fates. Come ON!
Reboot watch: Today the page lets you send suggestions for Reboot 11. http://www.reboot.dk/
Swum, breakfasted, five days of a philandering Pepys prepared. To work!