Going on an Information Diet for Sanity & Productivity

Going on an Information Diet for Sanity & Productivity

I’m going on a diet… An information diet. Anyone who knows me, knows that I’m always listening to podcasts, reading a book on marketing or startups, and scouring through hundreds of articles daily in my feedly reader. Well… that has to stop! A... read more
Opinionated Marketer: Bullshit Web Design Services

Opinionated Marketer: Bullshit Web Design Services

Through my monthly meet up group I’ve met a lot of beginning, first-time entrepreneurs. While we gather once a month to talk about the hurdles they’re facing in starting a business, I make it known that I’m available by email after the event if they... read more
I REALLY should start updating this blog…

I REALLY should start updating this blog…

In some ways, this blog is an embarrassment. I’m a digital marketer, I understand the importance of blogging to build a brand (even a personal brand). Yet I can’t bring myself to blog. I can barely blog for business let alone for personal expression.... read more
Allow Me to Introduce You to My Deep Dark Past

Allow Me to Introduce You to My Deep Dark Past

I Came From the Evil World of Wal-Mart My first non-fast food job as an adult was working in the Photo Center at my local Wal-Mart in Grants Pass, Oregon. There isn’t (or wasn’t) much of an industry in Grants Pass. Basically in 1998, Grants Pass was known as the pit... read more

When Enough Isn’t Enough

“Good enough never is.” – Debbi Fields If you have a goal, something you want, and you have tried and never reached that goal… When do you quit? I suppose it depends on a number of circumstances. For the sake of argument, let’s assume... read more
Happy “Let Go Day” to Me!

Happy “Let Go Day” to Me!

Let Go Day –A rally cry for everyone who wishes to break free, do work they love, and live life on their own terms. First coined by Pat Flynn (Smart Passive Income), people all over the world are regaining control of their destiny. The day that you finally break... read more

This is Some “Bowl” Shit

The Hollywood Bowl in Portland, Oregon was my first memory of Portland… before I even knew what Portland was. My Dad was an avid bowler and competed on a regular basis and once a year would travel to Portland (from Southern Oregon) to bowl in a big competition.... read more