Learn Any Skill In 20 Hours

I recently watched a TED talk by Josh Kaufman that said you can learn anything in 20 hours. He made the very valid point that most people give up on things too soon because the early stages of learning a new skill make them feel stupid (and nobody likes to feel stupid.) 20 hours!? So I can learn something in a day? Probably not. I've seen this trick used in book titles "Learn to write an iPhone app in 24 hours." When you open it you see there are 24 chapters each of which takes about an hour Read more [...]

What’s been going on?

I seem to have neglected my website in recent months but have been very active posting blogs on the Wishbone Ash site (www.wishboneash.com/blog.asp).Today was a day off.  I haven't left the hotel.  Instead I spent all day in front of my laptop updating my website.  I've added the "Ask Joe" page to answer any questions you might have.  There's no navigation link at the moment but you can get there via the link on the main page. Touring has been full on Read more [...]