Ethan Banks Not writing about IT.

CategoryLife & Career

Starting A Podcast Is Easy. Continuing Is Hard.

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You will find moments of joy and wonder as a podcaster. But, podcasts produced regularly and worth listening to are a lot of work -- a job. If you don't love it, you'll find yourself easily distracted. You'll skip a week. Then another. And the next thing you know, you haven't put out a show for over a month, and you're wondering why you should bother picking it back up.

How To Wade Through 100s Of Articles Weekly

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The writing¬†masses in addition to professional media generate tons of articles each week. What’s the best way to keep up? My strategy is multi-pronged. TL;DR. Filter quickly and mercilessly. Read only the most interesting articles. Know why you read. Ignore content that doesn’t align with your personal consumption goals. Ignore¬†content with clickbait titles. These articles are...

Slack. Less Bad Than The Rest.

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A topic I complain about with some regularity is my inability to keep up with incoming messages. I'm too busy creating something for someone else to consume to bother trying to keep up. That's the way of things. If I successfully keep up with all the input, I never achieve useful output. In this world of message misery, Slack is my friend. I find that Slack is better at managing input than most...

Ethan Banks Not writing about IT.

You probably know Ethan Banks because he writes & podcasts about IT. This site is his, but covers other stuff.

Get the details on his about page.