Tool(s)

Seth Godin writes that,

‘When  everyone has access to the same tools …then having a tool isn’t much of an advantage.

The industrial age, the age of scarcity, depended in part on the advantages that came with owning tools others didn’t own.

Time for a new advantage. It might be your network, the connections that trust you. And it might be your expertise. But most of all, I’m betting it’s your attitude.”

His statement above ‘might’ be correct.

Most of all it scares me that his is the No. 1 blog. That so many people are influenced by his marketing strategy.

Maybe he is being a little ironic?

Do you remember the film Scum? Not the most pleasant of titles, neither subject or content. There was a scene where two meet to fight, “Where’s your tool?” “What tool?” “This fucking tool!” As he beats the other with a metal bar.

Tools?

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About JJBollOX

This is an update. The slight humour aka sarcasm will be lost on anyone who hasn't read this before the update. I am, still a British male. Still living but not in Switzerland. I intend to remain, living and male. When I wrote before I had "spent the better part of two months negotiating the change in my self identity. Unemployed and sharing home with a now ex-girlfriend. I've moved. Moved on. Maybe a year has passed by. Have I moved in an upward direction? Is upward the only way to go if we are to expand, broaden and grow? Realistically, the most dramatic (not exactly decisive) direction I have taken in the time was down. Down, down and deeper than down. I fell off of a mountain. My life got complicated yet simple. This in itself is a fair summary of my personality. I have posted the first words of blogs to be written which I would like to turn into a book. 'A normal life.' Let's see how well and how fruitfully I can express my frustrations, pain, healing process and the constant changes that are life.
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