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Gutenberg is Coming to WordPress

By | 2018-10-12T09:40:44+00:00 August 12th, 2018|Blog, Business, Content Marketing, Entrepreneur, Geek Time, How To, Stellar Platforms, Web Design|

The new Gutenberg editor is the future of WordPress. I've decided to take Gutenberg for a spin in advance of the core update. Since WordPress website design is the foundation of my business, I'm always testing the latest tools and upgrades in advance, for two reasons: a) I want to make sure it doesn't break [...]

How to Buy XRP with a Credit Card

By | 2018-08-12T12:21:04+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Entrepreneur, How To, Video|

I'll admit, I don't know a lot about investing. But when a rich person I know and trust said to me, 'You need to get into Ripple, and you need to buy some XRP, this is going to get really big,' I took her advice. By learning about Coinbase and crypto exchanges, I was able [...]

Professional Clarity

By | 2017-09-01T19:45:29+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Business, Entrepreneur, Introspection|

I've decided to get clear about what I do.   For years, the unofficial feedback I get from people is, "I'm not entirely sure what it is you do, Caelan - but I know it has something to do with computers!"   I've heard this so many times, so consistently over the years, it's been [...]

Pivot to Pivot

By | 2018-01-01T17:47:07+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Business, Entrepreneur, Introspection|

I took almost a year off of this blog, and there were many reasons for my absence. The biggest reason is: during 2016 I pivoted my main brand three times. Pivot 1: BeTheBetterDad.com Pivot 2: WellnessWebsiteDesign.com Pivot 3: StellarPlatforms.com Pivot One Internally, I still call this project Father Fitness, even though it went [...]

Pioneer Nation Conference 2014

By | 2016-12-10T16:12:00+00:00 April 2nd, 2014|Blog, Entrepreneur, Portland, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Reviews|

Last week I attended Pioneer Nation, a 3-day conference of solopreneurs and location independent entreproducers, organized by the same folks who put on the World Domination Summit. When I attended WDS last year I realized what Chris Guillebeau had done by bringing this community together: he gave us a digital guild. Before WDS, I was [...]

Sharpen your Prospecting Power with Ideal Client Profiles

By | 2016-12-20T07:37:09+00:00 February 5th, 2014|Blog, Business, Entrepreneur, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Slider|

Does your business run better with a shotgun? Or a laser? Lemme 'splain. When you want to hit something with a shotgun, you point it in a vague direction, and hope to hit something when you pull the trigger. With a laser, you have to be precise. Aiming at one specific point. Most small business owners [...]

Five Tips for Pitching your Freelance Writing

By | 2016-12-20T07:37:10+00:00 January 13th, 2014|Blog, Content Marketing, Entrepreneur, Guest Posts, Pura Vida MultiMedia|

Guest Post by Amber Adrian Sending your work out into the world can be intimidating. But whether you’re looking to make money with freelance writing or submitting guest posts to build your audience, it doesn’t have to be a daunting hurdle. Here are five ways to help you clear the fence. 1. Research [...]

Ask Your Personal Network About Your Personal Branding

By | 2016-12-20T07:37:12+00:00 November 7th, 2013|Blog, Business, Content Marketing, Entrepreneur, How To, Pura Vida MultiMedia|

When you’re defining your personal branding, it’s easy to get trapped into relying on only your own impressions of yourself. After all, who knows you better…than you? However, that’s exactly the problem. You know too much about yourself. There are so many various details that make up your personality. Trying to include all of them [...]

5 Step Formula: How to Earn More Referrals

By | 2016-12-20T07:37:13+00:00 October 17th, 2013|Blog, Business, Entrepreneur, How To, Pura Vida MultiMedia|

You strike up a conversation with a guy at a coffee shop. It’s a good chat. You’ve made an acquaintance. Congratulations! At this point in the new relationship, how comfortable are you with asking him to borrow his car? How about inviting yourself over to his house for dinner that evening? Awkward silence, right? If you’re [...]

Schedule the Appointment And The Reminder Email

By | 2016-12-20T07:37:14+00:00 October 3rd, 2013|Blog, Content Marketing, Entrepreneur, How To, Pura Vida MultiMedia|

You’ve arrived five minutes early to your appointment. You think there’s a good chance this could lead somewhere… …until twenty minutes later, when you call to find out that, yes, they’ve forgotten all about you. No-shows waste your time (and your reputation). Protect your time. Prevent appointment no-shows from happening by sending 2 emails with [...]

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