Five things Learned in Year 1    

Five things Learned in Year 1    

As the end of the year one approached for my tech startup, I took a quick look back on what I had learned. I had started several successful bricks and mortar businesses over the years. But this ‘tech startup’ think was different. Like most of us, when I get a great...
I’m a Busboy and proud of it!

I’m a Busboy and proud of it!

I wash dishes and clean tables. I take out the trash. I clean toilets, sweep and mop floors. Before the lights go out I make sure the counters are wiped clean and all the chairs are pushed in under the table. You see, I’m a busboy and I’m proud of it. Someone once...
The Books on My Desk

The Books on My Desk

Harold and the Purple Crayon? The Purple Cow? The Martian? What books are on your desk? What books have you recently read? More importantly; Does it really matter? Well the answer to the last question is both Yes and No. Yes, it does matter what you read because...
Pitches, like stories, should be short and sweet

Pitches, like stories, should be short and sweet

The other night I was out for drinks with a few startup buddies. One of the group had been out of town for a while after selling his startup (OK , he shut down and was living with his parents in Miami). At one point, he asked Josie about Josie’s new project. Josie...