Don’t follow me, I’m going to the men’s washroom…
Why metrics, when applied to our creative work, can be detrimental
The problem with seeking existentially-fulfilling labour
An excerpt from my upcoming book, The Good Creative.
People assume that if they’ve heard of you, you must be raking it in.
My favourite activity while I lived in Tofino, BC was attending my artist friend, Roy Henry Vickers’ storytellings.
Business on the Internet is about standing out and being noticed.
Everybody (myself included) is always going on and on about how important it is to have a mailing list for your business.
Face it. You’re trying to game the system.
Even right now, reading this, you’re hoping there’s some new idea presented that helps you…
I wrote an article.
No, not this one, a different one (that’d be too meta).
On swearing in writing.
If you’re launching a company or product, congratulations, you’re now also a content creator—or you should be.
Perfection is a myth, so practice can never make perfect.
A Simple & Meaningful Christmas.
Do you remember in medieval times (me neither, but stick with me) when you were in battle, possibly losing or confused, and then someone…
Too many people supervise others without making anything of their own.
We are amplifiers. Clients need to bring their skilled craft to the table for any project to succeed.
The problem with starting a new project, company or endeavour, is that you won’t know if it’ll be successful (or in what way) until you…
Because some expert once said that photos make blog posts better.
I was curious today what the “big guns” of Internet marketing tell their audience to do, in order to be successful.
There are no rules in business or entrepreneurship.
Working for yourself is scary stuff.
The dishwasher is running noisily and probably should be replaced.
Have you ever had a panic attack?
In my twenties, I thought I was actually having a heart attack the first time I had one.
Today I read 15 articles on how to be productive. I found these by spending about an hour on twitter, waiting for productivity inspiration.
In fact, I come up very short. Online me is a fearless, straight-shooting, awesome(ish) communicator.
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