18 Mar 2012

Be Your Own Test Pilot

3 Comments | Posted on Sunday, March 18th, 2012 at 10:50 pm Personal Branding

So I’m about halfway into watching The Secret History: Howard Hughes, Bizarre Billionaire and I thought now would be as good a time as any to stop being so lazy and get back to blogging.   What I found most interesting about Howard’s story wasn’t the empire he built, his mental disorder or even his… Read More

10 Nov 2011

The Singularity (a layman’s view)

8 Comments | Posted on Thursday, November 10th, 2011 at 11:20 am Emerging Technology, The Singularity

Exponential.  If you could sum up the complex concept of The Singularity into a single word it would be that word, Exponential.  My introduction to The Singularity theory came from a TED video I watched some years ago that my father recommended featuring an eccentric genius by the name of Raymond Kurzweil.  Ray talked a… Read More

10 Oct 2011

Keeping Your Exposure Classy

2 Comments | Posted on Monday, October 10th, 2011 at 2:26 pm All About Me, Personal Branding

It’s amazing what we share about ourselves online for most anyone to see.  I know that if I ever ran for political office it’d be pretty easy to create an effective smear campaign against me with all of the horrible things I’ve said on Facebook.  But Facebook is different or at least I’d like to… Read More

25 Sep 2011

Expect the unexpected in the kingdom of madness

2 Comments | Posted on Sunday, September 25th, 2011 at 10:00 pm Personal Branding

Looking back on it, The Macho Man Randy Savage taught me a lot about “being your brand.”  I was watching a video blog recently by Diamond Dallas Page in which he told a story about a time when Macho Man gave him some great advice on developing his persona for professional wrestling.  From what I can remember… Read More