The specifics of this story might not resonate for anyone who’s never had to shoehorn 10 pages of content provided by the author into the 5 pages allowed by the client. But there are, perhaps, other points of contact:
- A regrettable tendency in some of us (cough, cough) to put our heads down and work, rather than holding off for a few minutes to see if there’s an easier and a better way
- A happy realization that others around us have great ideas – different ones than we do
Yes, Virginia, diversity of what’s between our ears really can be our greatest strength.Buddy & Me: What Else Can We Put in a Table?