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Being Human

First Impressions I had a relatively important meeting a few weeks ago. I had to speak to some people that I wanted to make a good impression on. I met with them, and I thought it went rather well, but afterwards I realized I was putting on a “face” the whole time, trying to impress […]

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Mavericks “Less than a minute remaining”

“Less Than A Minute Remaining” Tonight while installing OSX Mavericks, everything seemed to be going well until the progress bar stopped. It got to “Less than a minute remaining” and then it stopped there. For a very long time. I had seen similar behavior while installing Lion and Mountain Lion, and on one of my […]

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1000 Words A Day

1000 Words A Day

I Am Inspired Nathan Barry, whom I met at MicroConf 2013, says that one of the most significant contributors to his success is his writing. He made a commitment to himself to write 1000 words a day, and once he stuck to it, saw massive success. I remember feeling a little twinge of interest when […]

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Theory and Practice

Theory and Practice

This week I promised myself that I would do at least a short weekly post.  A way to keep things interesting and fresh is to have a theme.  So I have decided to go with “Favorite Phrase Fridays.” Each Friday I will talk a little about a favorite phrase of mine. What better way to […]

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Photo Shoot

Today I had a fun “executive” photo shoot with Jessica Grande.  It was my first time in a large scale photo studio, but Jess made me feel right at home.  She is an awesome artist and a consummate professional.  I tried to make small talk with her as she posed me. She politely responded, but […]

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