Here is an older secret, but a very good one, from my favorite comedian of all time, Jerry Seinfeld: What I do, on a weekly basis, is block my calendar with colors for each type of activity. Pale colors are downtime or non-income add, so those need to be optimized or avoided “…get a […]Read More My productivity notes for 2013
I had every intention of working and being productive over the Thanksgiving break, but thanks to Candice being in Costa Rica, the weather being crappy, and Apple TV and Netflix being awesome, my long week turned into a gluttenous banquet of movies and documentaries. Rather than letting this “effort” go to waste, I thought I’d […]Read More Holiday Movie Guide
It’s been just over six years since I lost a very close friend and mentor, Jim Bentley. He died in February of 2005, and every year since, at this time, I recall his impact on my life. Jim and I worked together at Eaton, where I got my start in the IT field as a […]Read More Remembering Jim…
UStream feed is here Edited video of the evening is on it’s way! Thanks to Ignite for such a great evening of talks.Read More Ignite Automotive 2011 – Car Sharing
Heading into Superbowl 45 this coming week, I’ve started collecting my favorite commercials. This is an open thread, please post your responses and your favs. M&M’s “You get in the bowl” VW Little Darth Vader Snickers Sharks Geico Piggy The Old Spice Ad the started a viral blizzardRead More My Favorite Commercials
1. Gadget: Amazon Kindle: now only $139 for WIFI version http://www.amazon.com/kindle Why: Battery life, size, I can’t read books on my iPad, price, easy to read. 2. Book: Tim Ferriss – The 4 Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat-Loss, Incredible Sex, and Becoming Superhuman http://amzn.to/e4K4nm Why: 4HWW = real results in my life, […]Read More Three Things – Holiday Gifts for 2010
Often in conversation, especially around the holiday, I’m asked “what’s new”. This has motivated me to start writing a short series of posts with 3 things, usually related. So, let’s talk about Microsoft. Although I love Windows 7, and my XBOX 360, I usually focus my cool tech stuff on Apple. Lately though, I’ve noticed 3 significant things from Microsoft […]Read More Three Things – Microsoft is doing well for 2011
How often are you asked this question? It’s happened lately to me, and my recent trip out west for 2 weeks to Arizona and California has allowed me to clarify my response to this common cocktail question. I have two different ways to answer this question: First, inspired by Simon Sinek: Why – In everything […]Read More What do you do?
Check out my live Foursquare map here:Read More Where am I?
Here’s the latest update of what’s been going on with me: Lots of new media for Plex http://www.plex.com/knowledgecenter/multimedia.asp: Working on a new site for The SPF (http://www.the-spf.org) Working on more episodes of The Dish: The Dish – Presented by The SPF from Doug Van Slembrouck on Vimeo. Updating the German website for Plex:Read More What are you working on?