Wednesday, November 1, 2017

47.October 2017 by the Numbers

I decided to do an experiment to see how much I actually do in a month by quantifying certain activities. This was in part due to curiosity, but once completed, I found it to be a great antidote to imposter syndrome. I think I'll do this every  month!

6,278 words written
This was divided between two projects this month:
--An updated business plan for my freelance business
--Composition course textbook/wiki readings

5 letters written
5 letters received

1,469 assignments graded

1,219 pages read
Including the following books/articles:
--The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
--The John Wood Case by Ruth Suckow (haven't finished this yet)
--The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett by Chelsea Sedoti

3 freelance inquiries
--1 accepted

Miscellaneous October Notes
--Presented at a virtual conference. Presentation title: "Embracing Millennials in Higher Education." Won an award for "Best Learning Outcomes" for this presentation.
--Event planning for a board of directors on which I serve.
--Senior photoshoot
--Event photos for an honor society
--Read names at graduation
--Set up a Little Free Library Charter
--6 nights of market research for a movie studio
--75 trick-or-treaters!