When Stuff Is Killing Your Progress

We were awakened before the dawn by a familiar cry.  “Granna!” Our four-year-old granddaughter, who had spent the night at our house, was up and looking for company. “Come in,” my wife said. No movement on the doorknob.  Just continued wailing outside our bedroom...

3 Seconds to Victory

“One Mississippi. Two Mississippi.” If you’re a kid who grew up in the South, you probably know what comes next. These were the rules for backyard football in my neighborhood: ► Two-hand touch, ► First team to 100 wins (unless the streetlights came on or somebody’s...

How to Add Captions to Facebook Videos

Want to know how to add captions to your Facebook video without losing sleep, hair or your cool, in general? Studies show 85% of videos on Facebook are watched with the sound off.  That means captions are vitally important if you want people to watch your small...

This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things

Poor timing between bank notes due and Facebook's algorithm cutting organic reach by 75% has crippled revenue for Little Things, forcing the digital marketing site to shut down. In the wake of Facebook's huge black eye over offshore advertisers swaying American voters...

Facebook Changes

Facebook Changes Rules for Business Pages' Content “The research shows that when we use social media to connect with people we care about, it can be good for our well-being. We can feel more connected and less lonely, and that correlates with long term measures of...

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When Dream Jobs Become Nightmares

"I'm going to cry," was all she could manage to say for about 10 seconds while she fanned her face with both hands. My friend was at a crossroads of hanging onto a soul-sucking job and leaping into an entrepreneurial adventure.  Her greatest fear was that the new...

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SportsCenter Top 10

ESPN SportsCenter Top 10 It's always fun directing NCAA basketball, especially when I can work with a great production company like PackMan HD Productions. One play from our January 17 game between #3 ranked Lincoln Memorial University @LMURailsplitter and...

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VLOG: Tell Your Story

A Powerfully Spoken Story     Tell your story. A powerfully spoken story can produce big results.  It can inspire, persuade, motivate and even launch Presidential campaign rumors.  Oprah's acceptance speech at the Golden Globes is a powerfully spoken story.  She...

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VLOG: Of Used Cars and Intentions

My intentions were to test drive a car I'd found on Craigslist.  His intentions were to stay warm.  The valuable lesson both of us learned on what happens when someone takes action on their intentions.  Spoiler alert:  we both win. https://youtu.be/ZpOYjL17fYU January...

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