When people ask me what kind of job I do, I say that I work in marketing for a software company and qualify that further by describing myself as a “professional enthusiast”. I think that sums up quite well the focus of all my activity in my working life. It suits my character, as I am, by nature, an enthusiast – I find many things interesting and, from time to time, get particularly excited about something. I tend to share my enthusiasm with anyone who will listen, which might be a little wearing for those around me, but they tend to be nice about it, even when they do glaze over.
So, today, I would like to share a recent enthusiasm with you … Read the rest of this entry »