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The 2019 Desire Map Planner

By | 2018-09-01T13:51:31+00:00 September 1st, 2018|Introspection, Reviews|

I've been an avid fan of The Desire Map for years. The Desire Map Planner is a practical method of guiding your life and your task lists by what is most important to you. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VV0EFOqJ-uE In the video above, I recommended that you should go through The Desire Map process first, to discover your Core [...]

‘The Happiness of Pursuit’ Book Review

By | 2016-12-10T16:11:59+00:00 September 16th, 2014|Blog, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Reviews|

Chris Guillebeau is a champion of adventure, and his latest book is an analysis of the mechanics of modern quests. He profiles dozens of adventurous people in his latest book The Happiness of Pursuit, to contrast the different quests they have pursued. Through his chapter-by-chapter formula, he distills the essence of adventure down into something [...]

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 [...]

Top 5 Blog Posts For Getting Started in Content Marketing

By | 2016-12-20T07:37:25+00:00 December 28th, 2012|Content Marketing, How To, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Reviews|

As a content marketer, I read a lot of blogs. Many of the blogs I read are about content marketing in general, and about getting more customers through content marketing in particular. This week, I read these 5 blog posts and realized they contain everything a beginning content marketer needs to get up and running [...]

A Great Landing Page

By | 2016-12-10T16:12:09+00:00 August 14th, 2011|Blog, Content Marketing, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Reviews|

There are a lot of things that Ramit Sethi does right. He’s got an incredible blog, full of useful content on a target niche. (Personal finance for twentysomethings and those who still act like twentysomethings, financially.) I open his website every day using the Chrome extension Daily Links – similar to Firefox’s Morning Coffee, it [...]

Gary Vaynerchuk’s Thank You Economy

By | 2016-12-10T16:12:18+00:00 March 22nd, 2011|Blog, Content Marketing, Portland, Pura Vida MultiMedia, Reviews|

I had the great privilege to meet Gary Vaynerchuk last night at Powell's books. If you don't know who @garyvee is, get a Twitter account, already! Vaynerchuk is one of the most influential social media thought leaders online today. He has used social media as a business strategy, building relationships the way small-town economies had [...]