For those of you that know me IRL (in real life) you know that I’m the self proclaimed king of ADD and come up with more ideas than fort knox has gold bars. I consistently come up with new ideas and being a tech guy is my way to make them come to life. All my major project successes come from when people tell me “Those things will never work together” or “Theres no way to get that done, you know your job is on the line if you don’t”. This is me, this is where I thrive, major pressure, major issues and 1000 miles a minute. So when I ran across this blog entry today I had to laugh:
Of course with my ADD problem I copied the text of it and not the actual URL to the blog, so here it is:
These people come up with ideas and love incubating them but may or may not try to run them longer term. They:
Sound like anyone you know, well except the whole “probably shouldn’t run the companies they start for more than a few months” I’m still friends with most of the people I’ve worked with over the years, well except those who couldn’t keep up or those I frustrated ;-). So if anyone wants to pay me boat loads of money to build my ideas or even a little money I’m all ears. Or if you have a cool project where it’ll never get done in time or things will never work together…bring it on.
Update: I found the link to the original blog, http://onlyonce.blogs.com/onlyonce/2006/06/what_kind_of_en.html The article I read actually was stripped content from the original article (theres that ADD again). So based on the full article I actually think I might fit into that rare category…