Work #

  1. Worked 29 hours
  2. Ran a content workshop for RonaldBlueTrust team with Crystal Vitelli, Brian Goins, and Ed Uszynski
  3. Schemed with Lou Rosenfeld
  4. 1-on-1 with Matt Cook
  5. Working session with Crystal Vitelli
  6. Schemed with Ben Colar
  7. Schemed with Courtney Bradford
  8. Monthly check-in with Nikki Loffredo
  9. Biz dev check-ins with Crystal Vitelli and Joe Rinaldi
  10. Learned how to use LearnDash
  11. Schemed with Celso White
  12. Onboarded Clay Tercek to the Arcade team
  13. Wrote an email newsletter about starting a design system by yourself
  14. Schemed with Josh Luciano
  15. Recorded a Loom for the Arcade team about handoff files
  16. Prepped for sales calls with Katie High, Chris Free, Dan Arbello, Jessi Hall, Crystal Vitelli, and Joe Rinaldi
  17. Ran a design system workshop for some Slack product folks
  18. Talked to a new prospective client with Natalie Armendariz, Anthony Armendariz, Mari Chamoun, Dan Arbello, and Joe Rinaldi
  19. Talked pricing strategies with folks from Foster Commerce and Lauren Deal
  20. Pitched a new prospective client with Dan Arbello, Katie High, Jessi Hall, and Joe Rinaldi
  21. 1-on-1 with Julia Fernandez
  22. Talked client service strategies with Drew Meyer

Personal #

  1. Found out our mortgage loan was approved! Looks like we’re moving soon!
  2. We hired an exterminator to help us get rid of mice. The day after he came to lay traps, we found 5 dead ones, 2 of which our dog Max caught.
  3. Kids had a day off of school for teachers’ inservice
  4. Took the fam for a hike at Tyler State Park
  5. Played racquetball with Em
  6. Greg, Kerry, and Jax came over for pizza
  7. My Portland Head Lighthouse and Beach Ghosts photos were featured on Unsplash’s editorial feed
  8. Slept an average of 7 hours and 7 minutes per night. Average time in bed: 7 hours and 48 minutes. Average bedtime: 10:32pm. Average wake up time: 6:45am.

Watched #

  1. Cool Runnings (again)
  2. Seasons 1 and 2 of Cobra Kai
  3. My Octopus Teacher
  4. Finished part 1 of the 30x500 Academy course

Notable reads #

  1. The Sixers unveiled their terrible new City Edition jerseys.
  2. I was reminded of the value of rubber ducking.
  3. I learned about the 180 Degree Rule of Shutter Speed.

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Weeknotes: October 11–October 17, 2020