What’s Your One Sentence, Guitarist?

One of many things that stuck out of Drive by Daniel Pink (a great book about business and motivation) was the bit about One Sentence. In 1962, Clare Boothe Luce, one of the first women to serve in the U.S. Congress, offered some advice to President John F. Kennedy.  “A great man,” she told him,…

Practice What You Enjoy

One of the early mistakes I made was that I didn’t enjoy practicing. Eh, let me rephrase that.  I didn’t practice what I enjoyed. This is especially important when you’re first starting out on the instrument.  Because when you’re learning the most basic things, the number of things you can do are limited.  It can…