Things I’ve started but never finished

Get up early. Read a book every month. Journal three times a week. Write 750 words for an entire month. Play guitar five times every week. Take a picture every day for a month. Do pushups every day for a week. Make a smoothie in the morning three times a week for a month. Write …

Adventures in Adulting : Episode 3 AutoPay is tricky

This time on adventures in adulting, our hero gets perplexed by simple yet complicated process of AutoPay

Why you should stop hiring copywriters

I’m a writer. That’s currently what I get paid to do. Sounds elegant right? A lot of people want to do what I do because they don’t actually know what I do. What I actually do is write a little, edit a bunch, then offer up my work as a sacrifice to the writing gods …

Please, not another @#$%#&@! Power Point

PowerPoint needs to die. https://youtu.be/gKMUBh2ZM-8 Kill the slides. All they do is make executives and wannabe executives feel important. Presentations don’t have to suck and they don’t have to be long. Take TED talks for instance, they’re generally under 30 minutes and most are pretty interesting. Why can't more presentations be like that? ...I blame …

2k or 2 Create, that is the struggle

I’m not great at a whole lot, but I am magnificent at wasting my time. Work days end with me plopping down on the couch, drinking a beer and playing 2K. But is 8 hours really enough to create a life that resembles a successful human being? I’m beginning to think the answer is no, …

What Comes First?

Seriously, where do you start when you want to get somewhere that isn’t on Google Maps? You can start with Google but from my experience the results for “how to be” whatever you want to be are usually filled with spam websites trying to sell you some solution to your problem.   Stuff like:   …