Then there are the perks that usually come with the job. The guitar has advanced so much in the last 15 years. In the past, there were never enough players who could play keyboard lines on a guitar. They are becoming more so – and indeed- preferred.
Legendary rock drummer Carl Palmer says that either he or members of his band will meet with fans, just after his concert at the Canyon Club in Agoura, California on April 11, 2013.
Even when you accountants personally have to attend a meeting there are things you can do to rescue your time. For example, if you’re fairly senior you could offer to compile the agenda and even chair the meeting. If this will save a few hours, why not? You could participate effectively by talking only when you can contribute to the objective, by politely asking people to get to the point, by intervening when people are arguing pointlessly or by asking if people are ready to make a decision.
They’re 18 years old, 20, 24, 27. You know, sure, you get some who are in their 40’s, late 40’s. But the majority is a lot younger. And for them, they’re hearing it for the first time, a lot of them, and they only know it on guitar.
36. Trick your subconscious by saying, “I’ll do just five-minute’s worth – that’s all just five minutes then I’ll stop”. Guess what happens? Once you’ve started you feel okay about continuing. Keep taking small bearable steps with breaks in between. This is usually not time-effective, but if this is what’s needed to help you overcome procrastination, why not?
Well, basically today, there are many virtuoso players on guitar. In the past, there were never enough players who could play keyboard lines on a guitar. The guitar has advanced so much in the last 15 years.
34. Compile your own directories. Most of us will do this to some extent for say telephone number and addresses. But it’s surprising how much time you’ll save if you keep even more numbers such as those of main contacts in other departments and supplier companies. Also, do this for domestic purposes – local cinemas, friendly trades people, airport, train station, hotel venues and the children’s school.
I bet we’ve all heard of poeple who sold their companies for millions and then start a new business from scratch. That is the spirit and that is why they seem to be forever successful.