picture by Joel Bernstein, 1980

Ten Ways Bruce Springsteen Prepared Me To Be A Freelancer

  1. Work as hard as you can.
  2. Love what you do and respect those you do it for.
  3. Work with talented friends.
  4. Give more than expected.
  5. Evolve, try new things.
  6. Treat everyone equally and stay humble.
  7. Be honest about difficult subjects.
  8. A well-told story will get you far.
  9. Honor those that came before you.
  10. Show your joy.

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