Why You Need to Have a Hobby – Morning Brew with Hunter Drew Episode 50

Most of my career has been in education, but in recent times I’ve become increasingly aware of the need to diversify what Dilbert Creator, Scott Adams, calls my “skill stack”.

For me this has included taking a fresh look at some of my interests and hobbies including leatherwork (a new hobby) and music (an old hobby).

This has also been important for my mental health.

In fact, I think I would have gone bonkers a few years back if I didn’t have some kind of creative outlet.

Added to all of that is the fact that, in the past year, I’ve made a lot of new friends through Twitter.

The video above is an interview I did with a couple of these new friends – Hunter Drew (@HunterDrewTFA) and Nathan Farnsworth (@SteelJanz).

Both are men I have tremendous respect for. Check out the podcast episode above… we had a blast.

If you want more:

And don’t underestimate the need for hobbies.

I know I did for a long time.

Author: Graeme Smith

Education, technology, design. Also making cool stuff...

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