Most of us know the story of Kodak. The company was a powerhouse. It was founded in 1888, and for about 100 years, was THE company you thought of when you thought of cameras, or film, or photography. I still have my grandfather’s Brownie camera (that’s it in the photo). My brother has my dad’s, the one he used to take pictures during the Korean War.
Ever have a day when you don’t have any deadlines? If it only happens occasionally, you’ll feel blessed to have a day to catch up on a few things. But there’s a hidden lesson here: without client- or boss-driven deadlines, it’s often hard to get started.