Caught on Tape: Apple leads the prosumer era

Apple is a trend setter when it comes to computers, music and the entertainment industry. They’re also trend watchers.  Apple is among the first to recognize the growing community of ‘prosumers’ like myself. I’m shooting an independent film called The Space Crowd for the 2012 SXSW Film Festival with some like-minded NASA fans next week Read more about Caught on Tape: Apple leads the prosumer era[…]

Guest Blogger Marcy Massura says, “Don’t bother reading this”

Hey there. My name is Marcy and I am a fake.  A stand-in. I am an imposter.  I am not the blogger you expected, or wanted… or heck- I am not even a blogger you know. I am a ‘guest blogger’ and this is an official ‘guest post’. How do you feel so far? Are Read more about Guest Blogger Marcy Massura says, “Don’t bother reading this”[…]

Be my guest: Five great reasons to guest blog

It may seem counter productive to write content for someone else’s website when the success of your blog depends on your ability to drive traffic to it. Nevertheless, guest blogging is a great way improve your blog’s traffic and community. The more I get to know Marcy Massura, the publisher of this blog, more I Read more about Be my guest: Five great reasons to guest blog[…]

Intuition says: ‘Zag’ with waypoints

I believe in intuition.  If my intuition were a person, it would be an invisible 6-foot tall rabbit that tells me to do ‘that’ when everyone else is telling me to do ‘this’. Like the original 1950 film starting Jimmy Stewart, my intuition could be a benign but mischievous pooka named ‘Harvey.’ According to Celtic Read more about Intuition says: ‘Zag’ with waypoints[…]

Courage to Connect: Walk away from Facebook and pick up the phone

Since I started using Facebook, I haven’t had to pick up the phone to connect with any of my old friends and distant family anymore. Maybe, that’s the problem. I’ve decided that I need to pick up the phone on a more regular basis. I’m not connecting well enough with some people solely by watching Read more about Courage to Connect: Walk away from Facebook and pick up the phone[…]

Speak Less: Let’s talk about keeping secrets

Want to know a really good secret? There is no such thing. Secrets suck. Most secrets have a negative return on investment (ROI).  They consume more than they produce.. They take a high amount of  energy to maintain and produce short-lasting results.  They are a psychological Ponzie scheme. They are a bad investment. When someone Read more about Speak Less: Let’s talk about keeping secrets[…]

3X smarter: Instinct, Intellect and Intuition

Human beings are wired with instinct, intellect and intuition. But when they collide, which do you trust? When something goes wrong, or we need to make a choice, we’ve got three types of smart are at hand. Instinct is hard-wired. It’s the smart that we’re born with. It’s the ‘firmware’ of intelligence. It rarely gets Read more about 3X smarter: Instinct, Intellect and Intuition[…]

Three dreams: I’ve done my share of falling, but I’m NOT naked

People say they want their dreams to come true, but they’re lying. The top three things that people dream about include falling, being naked and losing their teeth. I’ve done my share of falling — but most people have. Dreams of falling are the most common dream people have. My wife tells me that she Read more about Three dreams: I’ve done my share of falling, but I’m NOT naked[…]