Little moments of grandeur build over time. Hear me roar.Read More
Neither Malcolm Gladwell nor Dr. Heinz Weihrich nor your business school prof approved this, but I still think I’m on to something.Read More
In this moment — before the relentless clock of your life resumes — you stand in victory, for no matter what happened along the way, you started and finished this thing. Yes, you did.Read More
Good news! If you measure time by the academic calendar, I’m not a start-up freshman anymore. Here ye, people: I’m a full-fledged sophomore! Here ye, people: It sucks to be a sophomore.Read More
Big Bertha had always produced olfactory bedlam, but one day we smelled something new.
Sniff, sniff. Something’s burning.
Each art festival I've participated in shares an uncanny resemblance to a circus coming to town. Ringmaster, tents, (artistic) wonders to behold, the audience ... and lest we forget, the clown car.Read More
If you ever decide to do something that’s “out of character” for you, think about your soft opening.
In other words, how will you launch before you launch?
It was as though we traveled those 1300 miles riding inside a giant Easy Bake Oven. On the outside it looks harmless enough, but on the inside, that 60-watt bulb can maliciously bake a cake.Read More
People ask me how my business is going. Friends ask me about my van.Read More
If you pay attention while you climb, the tree shows you the sturdiest route. And man, those skinny branches really have an incredible view.Read More
After years of planning and fantasizing (which is sort of like practicing), I took the leap and became a workaholic... for myself.Read More