When it comes to starting your business, there are very few excuses

In 2018 we are left with fewer and fewer excuses to lean on when asked ‘when are you going to start your own business?’ Technology, community, inspiration, education, and avenues of expansion have never been as accessible as they are today. I’m not even going to waste your time with generational or decade comparison. Let’s […]

What is the Independepreneur Lifestyle really like?

A client of mine recently sent me this tweet regarding the time one must devote to his/her new entrepreneurial lifestyle. I’m not saying she’s entirely wrong, I just disagree. Let’s break this down.  It’s always about prioritizing. When my wife and I volunteer for things such as the school PTA or at church we often […]

Buy Local. Then Review your Review before You Review

Buy Local. Then Review your Review before You Review

When a small business of 7-19 employees and 1025 clients receives a complaint it can turn that company upside-down for a few days.

What I look forward to in 2016

This is the first year I have taken off the full week between Christmas and New Years Day. I wanted to spend time with family, I needed to in fact, so I was happy when the company unanimously decided the break was in order. No guilt for not being there, It kinda goes with the […]

10 Thoughts For A First Time Long Distance Runner

10 Thoughts For A First Time Long Distance Runner

I would have never imagined myself becoming a long distance runner at 30. I had never run more than a few miles prior to training for my first Half Marathon.

Jimmy Fallon, the Tonight Show, and What it Means for the Next Generation

I was born in 1982. I am a child of the 1980s and early 1990s. I am from the only generation to know what it’s like to organize meeting up with friends both before cellphones and after. I grew up on dial-up internet and AOL Instant Messenger, I then enjoyed the transition to High-Speed internet […]

Walmart,Sears Portrait Studios Go Out of Business

As I have made clear many times, I am a photographer and it is my primary business. When photography related issues make news I certainly like to comment on them. One major issue that came across my feed today relates to the closing of the ‘Portrait Studios’ within the stores of Sears and Walmart.  2700 […]