Take a walk through the self-help section of your local bookstore (if anyone still does that) or do a quick search on Amazon Books and you’ll find a ton of stuff on personal time management. You’ll see titles like “15 secrets to successful time management”, “Getting Sh*t Done”, and “7 Habits of Highly Effective Hipsters”.Continue reading “Throw Family Time Management Out the Window”
Oh, how quickly our world has changed! We (in the U.S.) started hearing about the coronavirus outbreak in China sometime in late December. Then the number of cases started escalating in January very quickly. Very quickly! Fast forward two months later and many families who were getting ready for spring break are now instead facingContinue reading “The “New” Normal”
Much has been written about Leadership in general but my goal here is to start re-writing what Leadership should really mean.
I once read a phrase that said: “Tough times don’t last, but tough people do.
I love that phrase for so many reasons. But I love it even more now as we’re in the beginning phases of the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S. and in the rest of the world. That phrase gives us hope.
We live in unprecedented times. Not only is technology advancing faster than we ever imagined but the rules of this game we call life are changing as well. Well, maybe to some people this “Life” business isn’t a game – but just like in any game – you should always know the rules you’re playingContinue reading “Innovate or Be Left Behind”
You’ve probably heard before many people say that “Family is Everything.” Well… to me, Family is ALWAYS Everything! We’re born into this world and immediately loved and accepted by family members. Our parents mean everything to us. They not only created us but they help mold us and shape us into the amazing people thatContinue reading “Family is Always Everything!”
I wasn’t sure whether to call it my “Journey” or my “Roller-coaster” but since all roller-coasters end at some point let’s go ahead and call it a journey. Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn, is attributed with saying that an “entrepreneur is someone that jumps of a cliff and builds an airplane on the way down.”Continue reading “My Entrepreneurial Journey”
Technology should help advance mankind but we’ve all seen how mobile technology and high-speed wireless internet have practically converted us all into walking zombies constantly glued to our screens. FamTech is a concept I’ve seen a few industry leaders use to describe technological innovations that help us become a better connected family via technology. CrazyContinue reading “FamTech – The Connected Family”
Design Thinking is a relatively new and radical concept to thinking differently about the way we design products and services. The term “Design Thinking” is said to have originated at a well-established global design company called IDEO and it has a become a cornerstone for many design agencies around the world. According to IDEO, “DesignContinue reading “What is “Design Thinking”?”
Google the word “Entrepreneurship” and you’ll get lost in the plethora of feel-good advice on why starting your own business is the best thing you could do for yourself. Very few people write about the truths and realities of being an entrepreneur. I intend to write all the good, the bad, and the ugly truthContinue reading “What they don’t teach you about Entrepreneurship”