I left the office Friday evening in a really great mood. We had just ended a great March which finished a fantastic first quarter. I was on the phone with one of my board members discussing some really exciting growth opportunities when my car was hit by another car. “Shit,” I yelled into the phone, “I have to call you back. My car was just hit.”Read More »
Today is Tax Day. If you have already filed your business and personal tax returns, congratulations! If you are one of the almost 12 million people who file an extension — get back to work if you owe money, as you will still need to pay about 90% of your estimated tax total by midnight on April 15 to avoid a penalty. How do you put yourself in a better position next year? Here are 5 ideas to make tax season the best season.Read More »
I was in Santa Monica last weekend enjoying spring break with my daughter. While we were hanging out at the pool, I overheard the conversation next to me. OK, I was eaves dropping, but we were actually in the hot tub, so it was tough not to listen in such close proximity. Anyway, the guy sitting next to me said to his companion, “Life is all about moments, and if you enjoy the moments, you enjoy life.”Read More »
FlightMedia is a digital marketing company specializing in social media. Josh Coffy, founder and director of marketing, started out freelancing his services to companies needing help with social media. His reputation grew, as did his business, and FlightMedia now provides social media training for companies large and small, around the world.Read More »
Two Free iPad Apps from Adobe for Creating Video Presentations, plus Android and Desktop Alternatives
There was a time when visually stunning, interactive marketing materials with cinema-quality animation, studio-recorded music, and professional photography were exclusively available to large companies with seemingly bottomless budgets. Happily, that’s no longer the case.
Today, awesome design software is available for free to anyone willing to take the 15 minutes or so required to download it and learn to use it.Read More »
At the beginning of all of our quarterly board meetings I spend the first few minutes giving a high-level overview of where we are as a company. It is always my intent to give my board the most honest and transparent view of where we are as a company.Read More »