BizPunkMitch Lasky's blog

October 01, 2012

Writing Workflow

Tech

Writing is so important that I thought it deserved its own post. Unfortunately, most writers underestimate the importance of tools and workflow, thinking (with apologies to Truman Capote’s famous quip about Jack Kerouac) that typing is the same as a writing.

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September 27, 2012

Workflow

Tech

For the launch of my new blog design, I am doing a series of posts on workflows. The first will be about my personal, everyday workflow, the way I use tools to try to get things done. The second will be about my writing workflow. The third is about my digital audio workflow, both recording and listening.

This is going to be a massive nerd-fest, so if you are not in the mood for a long read about personal productivity software, stop now ... hopefully, if you choose to read on, you’ll find one or two interesting things in the posts that follow.

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December 10, 2008

Mac & iPhone Apps I Like

Tech

I'm currently a Mac/iPhone user, and I have some applications that I have found extremely useful over time. For those new to these platforms, I thought I would share my favorites:

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June 23, 2008

Moving to Blogger

Tech

I'm moving Bizpunk to Blogger. I have to move my web server up to northern California over the summer, and I want to have a stable site in the interim. I may go back to my Typo blog after I move, but I'm here for now.

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May 15, 2007

Beyond & Back

Tech

I'm back after a long hiatus from blogging, necessitated by my job change. I've got some catching up to do -- a backlog of posts about pop culture and business.

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September 16, 2006

Notes from a Beleaguered Small-Time Sys Admin

Tech

My family is highly computerized and connected. In fact, we have more than twice as many computers in the house as TV's; two computers for every family member. Despite the cozy domesticity of the setup, it's a pretty high-demand environment. The need for reliable, high-speed connectivity, permissions, security, file services, mobility, etc., make this much more than a "plug in the WiFi router and cable modem" system

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