*Interviewing a candidate for one of our positions* Me: What's your short term career goal? Where do you see yourself in 1-2 years? Candidate: I don't know. Never thought about it. Me: What about your long term career goal? 5-10 years? Candidate: Just working full time... So do you think this person got the job? … Continue reading What Are Your Goals?
Finally drew All Might! Well just his face, but it's a work in progress! All Might was harder for me to draw because of the shading. You think it'd be easy because there weren't actual eyes to draw, but I struggled... a lot.. since value shading is my current weakness. This was a challenge, but … Continue reading Plus Ultra!!!
Just finished drawing a bird using a grid, and I had fun with this. I mean at least until halfway through when I realized how much details went into drawing the feathers. You can probably see that eventually the feathers became scribbles. This took almost 3 days to finish, but it's made me realize … Continue reading Drawing Feathers are a Pain
After my interview yesterday, I decided to go to Barnes and Noble to find a book that someone recommended for those new to drawing. It's called, "Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain" by Betty Edwards. I thought to myself "why not?" I'm always looking for ways to improve myself and my drawing abilities. … Continue reading No Longer Impossible
"Why are you studying that? There's no future there" "Maybe you should major in this" "Why don't do you do this instead?" "Why leave your job? You have to think about your future" "You making a mistake" Different questions. Different ways of saying it. Different points in life, but the idea is the same. They … Continue reading Disobey and Break Free
Tomorrow... my job will be posted and advertised. Reality is finally hitting me like a freight train. No more $21/hr job No more courtesy cable and internet No more benefits No more comfy office chair No more office parties No more free food... well no more free food from an office I'm trading one lifestyle … Continue reading The wandering thoughts of a drunk
One of my fears with starting a blog is thinking whether or not my contribution to the world is worthwhile. Will the content I create be creative? Fun? Eye opening?! It got to the point where I just gave up and eventually my blog never happened. To this day, I still decided to keep … Continue reading Most Active Blogs: Active Award
Well I have to say this week was pretty crazy. A lot has happened, so where do I even start? Let's start with the good news... I finally submitted my notice of resignation to my job! After months of pushing it off, I slapped on the big boy undies... and talked to my team. … Continue reading What just happened…?
When I think of the word elevate, I think of rising up, moving onto the next level. This brings me back to my original train of thought. That the only way to move up in life, is to find a career, and move up in it. Reach the top as fast as possible. Now I've … Continue reading My new view on Elevate
Over the weekend I managed to finish probably the longest short story that I've managed to write so far. It's a work in progress and still needs a ton of editing (thanks to my future editor for pointing that out.. my girlfriend!), but I'm really happy that I get to share it with everyone soon. … Continue reading My Inspiration to keep going