Investing in Yourself

Investing in Yourself

One of the things that I deeply associate with my growth both personally and professionally is the fact that I often go out of my way to make sure that I have a constant flow of inspiration, information and different perspectives. This flow of information and...
Top 5 podcasts

Top 5 podcasts

Here are the top five podcasts and the value that I get from them – I have a number of other that I listen to, but these are the best of the best! More importantly, I would love to hear about the shows you are listening to, please be sure to add a comment if one of your top five podcasts were not listed here!

Video Cameras for the Next Generation

Video Cameras for the Next Generation

Years ago (back in 2006) it hit me that while I was working for a large non-profit, there were kids (10 – 14 years old) that were growing up on video production in the new era of Web 2.0 / User generated content. This was early days of YouTube, and Google Video was still around. It hit me, and I started to look for what any kid with then a camcorder could pull off.

Starting with Why

Starting with Why

A couple of years ago a presentation from TEDx found me, while I do not think that the above version is not the one that I originally saw, this is one of the better versions that Simon has done.  This prompted me get a copy of the book, Start with Why as well as start...
Thought of the Day — Ship Early, Iterate Often

Thought of the Day — Ship Early, Iterate Often

As a producer of creative content – I want everything that I release to be flawless in every way. I often find myself in a place that I don’t release projects that I am working on for myself because of that very reason! How am I over coming this??

Being a Boss vs. Being a Leader

Being a Boss vs. Being a Leader

There is something that is little understood in some circles, and I feel that we need to get a consensus about term.  This is more than just semantics, this is more than just terminology.  Leadership is something that is a BIG topic to me and I really wish that more...

My son gets it…

A few weeks ago Ben (my son) asked to start a YouTube channel.  Privacy concerns aside I was kind-of thrilled to see what he might do with this and he was given the firm warning not to do anything that he would not want me or Mom watching.  Last night, while catching...