Too Long; Thu Reads | Vol. 2
Some might call this “Vol. Thu.”
Enough with the jokes, let’s get down to this article business. I’m going a little out of order today, things came up.
Five Articles, Five Links, Five Summaries:
- How Jenna Lyons Transformed J. Crew Into a Cult Brand (via Fast Company)
Even as a native creative, she finds interest in the business side of things. Rare.
Attention to detail = important to Jenna.
Design reigns supreme.
- Be Bossy (An interview with Founder of Nasty Gal, Sophia Amoruso)
Some might say that “she’s the realest.”
Tells me that I’m not entitled to anything- true.
Shitty jobs might save you, which is comforting in a weird way…
Convinced me to read #GIRLBOSS. I never thought I would read any book with a hashtag, but here I am.
- Ron Swanson Quotes
There was a time when I read a lot of Thought Catalog.
“Breakfast can serve many purposes.” and 42 more quotes for your perusing pleasure.
- Life is like a Great Bicycle Race
Start- we’re all together, camaraderie and enthusiasm. Then comes the real challenge, tiredness, and doubt. Is it worthwhile? Yes, of course.
- How to Make Perfect Coffee
There are a lot of rules, measurements, graphs, etc.
I gathered: 30g dry coffee & 523g of water.
Basics: Good beans, store properly, grind just before brew, use quality tools.
Thanks for reading, hope you learned something. See ya next time!