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
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.
--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