Why Entrepreneurship Is NOT Sexy

The words “entrepreneur” and “entrepreneurship” have become quite popular buzz words. Across social media, movies, twitter, even business circles, the word “entrepreneur” has become synonymous with sexy, cool, and hip. It’s the out-of-the-box thinkers who want to stick it to the man. It’s the Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerbergs. It’s the cool startups owners in Portland, Read more about Why Entrepreneurship Is NOT Sexy[…]

The Prototype Paradox

As an entrepreneur and game developer, I’ve begun to encounter what I like to call, “the prototype paradox”. Let me explain: When creating a new product for market (in my case a 3 dimensional board game for Massif Games), most experts will tell you not to spend much time making your prototypes. Why? Because chances are, Read more about The Prototype Paradox[…]

8 Tips for Building Connection

Building connection with people is more of an art than many realize. Especially, if you’ve never met someone before, and you haven’t earned their trust. Or maybe its been a long time, and you have some old opinions and stereotypes to overcome. Either way, here are a couple things that I intentionally do when talking/interviewing/making requests of people Read more about 8 Tips for Building Connection[…]

Creating a New Blog

Well, once again, I’ve started a blog. I think I’ve started 3 or 4 in my lifetime and ultimately, been too busy to update them. However, this time, I have more motivation to keep things going. Why? No “official” job = a little more time to learn I’m trying to hone my conversation writing skills as Read more about Creating a New Blog[…]