The double-consciousness needed to survive as a black man in a professional field whilst maintaining a modicum of sanity is awesome and that is why, though I don't believe that I can break down the system, I will keep fighting to inspire others to join me in its dismantling.
We've all heard the saying that "Winners never quit and quitters never win." If you want to win, take the thought of giving up off the table. That's in love, in life, in the office, in everything. The road gets rough. We get tired. But know not only that you can succeed but that you will.
I just want to live long, avoid health complications that will cause me and my family pain, to look good at the beach, and to let off steam. But switching up the way in which I accomplish that was necessary to my ability to succeed in those goals.
I don't ask that we make the work environments or the United States or the Americas or the world great again. I ask that we just work on making them better.
Today, as I was driving to work, I saw a machine shredding tree branches down to twigs and I said to Desirée, "25 years ago, that job would've been done by 5 to 10 men. I feel bad for these guys who are losing manual labor jobs to machines just so the rich can get … Continue reading Don’t Be Smart. Be A.I.-Proof.
Why are we so quick to ask a question that could be easily searched for online? We have the resources. Let's use them.
You don't have to get to the top. You just have to get to a point in life where you're able to see and reach for the top, taking one step closer with each day.