One mantra professionals always preach is “Practice your craft.” Bloggers should blog every day. Photographers should shoot every day. But our excuse is usually, “I’m too busy.”
Being busy with school, jobs and family is one thing, but being head-of-state busy is another. Stephen Harper, Canada’s prime minister, found 15 minutes every day to write a book about his favorite sport of hockey. The book comes out in the U.S. in November.
If a prime minister can find 15 minutes a day to practice his craft, we should have no excuse.
Read about his story here: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/02/07/us-harper-hockey-idUSBRE91613Q20130207
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