No, you can’t pick my brain. You can do this instead…

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The “can I pick you brain” email is one that I get all the time. And I dread it. Not because I hate talking to people. Not because I don’t want to answer questions. Not because I don’t want to help.

Simply because it’s a frustrating…

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Chaotic good. Award winning creative director & writer, ft. in Wired, Inc, SF Chronicle, TNW. Founder thisisstudioself.com ✨

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Joan Westenberg

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Chaotic good. Award winning creative director & writer, ft. in Wired, Inc, SF Chronicle, TNW. Founder thisisstudioself.com

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