Disneyland trips have the potential to be full of stress and chaos, especially when you get that low battery 20% message on your phone.
Hashtags are useful when used correctly and really annoying when used just because you want to use them.
Personal Branding Is Important
These days everyone and their mom is on Social Media. However, there is usually a very big inconstancy when it comes to developing your personal branding on a platform.
There is a reason, aside from being a cool guy, that President Obama has 60 million followers on Twitter and another 4 million on Instagram. It’s not just because he’s the president. Mostly it’s because of the entire department he has dedicated to his social media accounts. It’s probably safe to assume that you and I don’t have such a...
I haven't always listened to podcasts, but over the last year or so I really have gotten into them.  While I drive to work, I find myself listening to podcasts more than listening to music. When choosing what kind of podcast I listen to, I first look to see if it's a topic I'm interested in or want to know...
Last Saturday, Stephanie and I hit the road for the Oregon Coast. Our journey started out by grabbing some delicious coffee from Lionheart Coffee Co. out in Beaverton, OR. I'd highly recommend checking it out. This was our second time going and I got a french press of Los Cedros, Guatemala from BeSpoken Coffee Roasters while Stephanie enjoyed a Stumptown Cold...
Yesterday as I was browsing Twitter, Charity Water tweeted this: Tomorrow is #WorldWaterDay. Stand up against dirty water, and #FightDirty with us. pic.twitter.com/2erN8M6uYR — charity: water (@charitywater) March 21, 2016   Then this morning, I received this email in my inbox: In light of the terrorist attacks in Brussels today, charity:water decided to hold off on launching their 10th anniversary campaign. This is a...

Finishing Well

In a culture where start-ups and entrepreneurship are on the rise, we are good at starting things. It's one thing to start something, but following through and finishing it well is another. We get these ideas or tasks, we start on them but often it takes more work to actually finish them and even more work to finish them well. For example,...
It's Monday morning, I have the day off which is much needed after spending a weekend with our youth at camp. I'm sitting here in a coffee and doing some reflecting. Yes, you don't get much sleep at camp and you're constantly going. However, I remind myself that its worth it. I may not be the one who is up...
What are we rooted in? What are our roots in life? Like a tree, we need roots to have a foundation. It’s a scary thought to be rooted in ourselves. Ourselves alone have no foundation. It says in Matthew 4:4 ““It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of...