Washing dishes was how I earned my first paycheck. When you’re 15 years old and don’t get money from your parents to buy things then you have to work.
So there I was scrubbing dishes in the filthy kitchen of a small family-owned Italian restaurant, and it’s where I learned a little life lesson.
Work is nothing more than trading time for money. A medium of exchange.
You provide one hour of time to an employer and they provide an hour’s wage. I quickly discovered...