I heard this quote this morning during my morning routine and I took some time to dwell on it.

I am apart of a few groups on Facebook where I am seeing broken posts, left and right. Most of it comes down to putting our trust, hopes, dreams, identity, etc…


Ideas, business ideas, business growth ideas, how to grow my business, organic growth

We have all been there, business owners especially. You enter your day with motivation and intention but quickly fizzle because you get caught up in the mundane, tedious tasks. Before you know it, you are drifting back and forth between e-mails, social media, and spreadsheets. …


I remember my last two weeks were spent preparing, putting plans in place of how my new life would look once I was done. My hopes were high and my prayers were that of praise. Psalm 37:4 was ringing through my head:

Delight yourself in the LORD and he will…


It’s not healthy when you work in a job where you talk with your co-workers about how you will quit. There were office pools to buy lottery tickets, plans for starting our own factory, and staging a mass walkout. …


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In part 3 I talk about the journey to quit my job and touch a bit of the faith aspect of it. Let’s dive deeper into the faith side but first remember, you reading this is not a sign from God. …


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In part 1 I talked about those 8 years of really trying to discover my purpose, in part 2 I talked about the turning point that led me to men’s clothing. In part 3, let’s talk about actually making that jump. …


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You can read part 2 of my journey here. This is the faith perspective on that journey.

The first time I talked to Pastor Marv was in 2011 after he preached a sermon titled ‘Use What’s In Your Hand, to Find What’s In Your Heart’, at the church I had…


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In part 1 I talked about my experiences over 8 years to really find what I am passionate about. High school never really prepared me for my future, I had no idea what I wanted to do. …


This post is from my perspective through 8 years of discovering my purpose as a Christian. You can see the original post here.

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If I look back on those 8 years now, it doesn’t seem that long. But when you are in it, it feels like a lifetime, it is…


11 years, 11 years in a job I hated. The first 6 months were miserable, I was hazed, bullied, and lacking confidence. At my exact 6 month mark something switched, I realized I was good at it. …

Derek Burbidge

Owner of Cardero Clothing, Video Vision Board & Valore Agency. Christian, husband and father of 2 beautiful girls. I promise to be real with you.

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