Life is definitely a series of wins and losses – ups and downs – crests and troughs – cliches and eureka moments. 🙂 Sometimes I have a day that is just one positive thought and experience after another. Those days are the BEST! Great things happen all day long and it feels like I am owning … More The Blathering Blog: It Should Not Be a Struggle to Stay Positive…Right?
This past week has been manic! A bunch of projects for clients all kind of came to a head at once. This is the biggest problem with owning a business as a second job. I have a boatload of work to get through and I cannot get to any of it until I complete my … More The Blathering Blog: Small Biz Owner Stress Vs. Employee Stress: a No-Brainer
Podcasts have a stigma that we are battling each day. To many, a Podcast is something young dudes listen to while doing crossfit or shampooing their man-bun. Think: Joe Rogan, Adam Carolla, Kevin Smith, et. al. Podcasting is a delivery method, not a content descriptor. Like radio is a “broad” cast – these are called … More The Blathering Blog: Podcasts are not just for your Broseph’s Fantasy Football Stats Anymore!
I was scrolling through my Facebook feed last night and I was momentarily crushed. Family, friends, colleagues, Facebook friends were all engaging in a nasty back and forth about politics. I seriously don’t want to read it anymore – none of it. Not only do the subjects of debate rile me up, the comments within … More The Blathering Blog: Internet Blinders – ACTIVATED
Happy Little Accident – By Stephen M. Miller In 2014 we had a house fire. It was traumatic. We lost so many “things”. Luckily no one was hurt and the house was rebuilt and is better now than it was before. One of the few items that was salvaged was the kitchen table. Although we … More The Blathering Blog: From House Fire to Podcast Studio, our Happy Little Accident
There has been a firestorm of accountability with men of power. They are all fathers and some of them have daughters – which baffles me. I still believe that when it comes down to it, most of us still try and make a better world for our children. As an admittedly flawed, yet loving father … More The Blathering: Dad’s Day 2018
Arnold’s thespian prowess notwithstanding, shall we discuss the importance of the “Do It Now” philosophy? It is the exact opposite of procrastination – and procrastination is the devil’s video game. If you have an idea, you must ACT! I listened to an audio book some years ago and only now are the messages resonating with … More The Blathering: The Power of ‘Do It Now’!
Life is a series of ups and down – crests and troughs, um.…positives and negatives…let’s see, uhhh – oh, I’ve got it – Good Tweets and Bad Tweets! Yeah, so there are all of your cliches for you. But seriously folks, the importance of a PMA (Positive Mental Attitude) can be measured in units of … More The Blathering: PMA = JOY
A Brief History of the Podcast So – a podcast is no longer a podcast. Why? Because podcasts were invented by Dave Winer and MTV’s Adam Curry (the big hair) to be this way to subvert traditional broadcast methods and get a “radio show” to listeners. Lots of people had iPods then and folks were … More The Blathering: Podcast for Business? [The answer is YES]
One of the best scenes from one of the best films ever made. This clip has nothing to do with my subject for today, except the last part – because that’s where I got the idea for the title of this article. Jealousy has a “two word review…shit sandwich”. Facebook doesn’t help you when you … More The Blathering: Jealousy is a Sh** Sandwich