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How Far Can The SmartPhone Go?

Last night, my college age daughter baby sat for some kids down the street.  The kids were 4 and 6.  The 4 year old knew how to open Snapchat, take a selfie, and post it to my daughter’s feed.  She …






Save Your Body With High Stride

I used to run.  But, my back got cranky so I switched to biking.  To stay in shape these days I am lifting weights with a trainer at CityWideSuperSlow, doing yoga, and biking.  But there are plenty of people that …






Tee Up Time

Going to tee it up at Cantigny today for the first time all year.  Prior to 2003, I used to play a lot of golf.  We were members of a club.  Trading afforded me the hours so I could get …






Picking A Partner For Your Startup

There are a lot of blogposts on picking partners.  I don’t think it’s something that can be forced.  In many cases, I run into people that don’t have the technical skills to pursue a startup idea, but they have a …






Commitment, Decision Making and Fear In Entrepreneurship

Are you committed?  How does your team make decisions?  What keeps you up at night?  These are the questions anyone gets when they are raising money.  Everyone answers it differently.  Sometimes, they are really hard to answer.  People can make …






You Don’t Have to Be At Work to Be Productive

If you haven’t heard, there is a rail strike in California that is messing things up.  However, because so much of the world works in the cloud today, you don’t have to be in a company’s physical office to be …






Live Like You Are Dying

I have a close friend that is going through a very rough time.  We have known each other for just about 40 years.  He is in Zach’s shoes.  I am learning from my friend every day.  I thought that you …






Hunting and Gathering Urban Style (Are you a hunterer/gatherer)?

Anthropologists like to categorize people and tribes.  One of the terms they use is “hunter/gatherers”.  Some of the old Indian tribes are characterized this way.  They weren’t like tribes that actually planted row crops and stayed in one place. Since …