SXSW 2019 – Days 9 & 10 Lessons Learned/Lessons Remembered

SXSW 2019 is officially over. What an amazing conference! Here are my final two days worth of lessons learned from SXSW 2019. General SXSW 2019 lessons learned: Think of creative ways to present really technical information (both visually and verbally).…

SXSW 2019 – Day 4 – Lessons Learned/Lessons Remembered

SXSW Day 4 was great. The days are long and these posts are getting a bit more succinct. Themes that continue to emerge are: givers, play, stoics/stoicism, humor, laughter (including laughing at one’s self), intentionality, and doing the work. Enjoy…

SXSW 2019 – Day 2 – Lessons Learned/Lessons Remembered

SXSW 2019, Day 2 was phenomenal! Trends started to emerge and the speakers all spoke their wise (and sometimes unfiltered) truths. The overall feelings at this year’s SXSW have been electric, honest, and optimistic. It also felt like history was…

LatinX Communities Need Access to Healthy Products Too

A couple years ago, my mom was looking for some newer vegetarian items at her neighborhood grocery store. She went to the small section of the same aisle where the store typically carried it’s healthy food products. When she couldn’t…

What you really need to focus on to grow your business (No, it’s not tactics)

The other day, I attended a luncheon where the topic was creating a niche message for your targeted clients. Towards the end of the presentation, the speaker told us about a unique way that she uses the scientific method for…

Here’s how to save your business hundreds or even thousands of dollars over its lifetime

A few weeks ago, I met with a prospective client and listened to the problems that he wanted me to help him solve. After listening intently while quickly typing notes on my laptop, I recommended a book,┬áThe Partnership Charter: How…