Welcome to Good News Monday at Do Work Different!
Starting now, every Monday I will put a piece of
Good News fit to print [sic:post] about work on this blog!
Let’s tip the balance together and switch the emphasize
to good, in order to make work different and better!
I tried to find something non-violent to watch on TV the other day. From Newtown, to Boston, to Cleveland to you name it, flipping through the channels I found no respite, but was, instead, completely saturated with man’s violence against man and depressed by inhumanity in what is presented as ‘news’ and ‘entertainment’ these days. From our daily violence and death counts, whether purposeful as in war and murders, or ‘accidental’ as in car crashes, from top rated TV dramas (i.e. CSI, Law and Order, NCIS, Numbers, Criminal Minds, etc.), to the Food Channel’s kitchen coliseum-like battles and other confrontations, you can’t find relief in any genre. Violence violence seem to be our major form of entertainment. Even the lowly cupcake must now go to war. Continue reading