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Being sharp requires acting dull or, what they don’t teach you in design school

Have you ever noticed that the smarter and more experienced and productive we become, the greater our need to build and maintain the mundane structures and disciplines that support the creative and exciting work we do? After years of an ad-hock, “I’ll get around to it when I need to” approach to the “little things” …

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Does this hurt?

  Years ago I had a persistent and annoying pain in my upper back. I mentioned it to my doctor, my Primary Care Physician, during a routine visit. What followed was a mind bending series of tests, including a brain scan with injected contrast, all to no avail. Finally my PCP, scratching his head, referred …

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