★ Lessons: Writing a Book

As many of you know, I’m writing a book with Dominic. He and I have been hard at work since we verbally and legally committed to this back in November of 2008. He and I have an agent and hopefully some good news coming soon regarding the progress of the book. All of this aside, …

★ 100 Interviews @ SXSW 2009

I had the honor of being interviewed for the 100 Interviews series at SXSW 2009. My new friend, Derek Overbey thought of me for this wickedly awesome video series conducted in Austin, TX. The premise is that they pick 100 people and interview them over the course or 3 days. Great work team and my …

★ Strategy. Focus. Simple. Delivery. Planning

I watched a video from a long-time Internet acquaintance of mine. His name is Ben Hughes and he is a lover of social media. Ben’s video, which I’ve embedded below, shows a few of the problems he’s having. It’s a long video but the first half is the most important. Watch below and I’ll give …

★ My Thoughts on Earth Hour

Earth Hour is a great idea! I think the notion that we can turn off the lights for one hour on a global level is pretty impossible but if 5% of the world does it, the impact will be significant. Strangely enough, I’m against Earth Hour. Yes this green, charitable San Franciscan thinks it’s stupid. …

★ April Fools Day Is Not a Week Long Celebration!

According to Wikipedia: April 1st is a notable day celebrated in many countries on April 1. So why in the hell are we spreading foolish propaganda 7-10 days before the day? I have seen blog posts all week where commenters say, “is this an early April Fools Joke?” and the authors of the blogs admit …