• Cool Shorts – Animated And Live Action

    Last updated 9/5/2017 French Roast – A little French man learns an important lesson over a cup(s) of coffee. 9 (Not the movie) – Much more inspired and engaging than the actual movie. Lady and the Reaper – Death does not have to be a tragedy. Don’t make it one. A Gentleman’s Duel – Because I’m a sucker for an underdog. Spin – Basically sums up how I feel about talented IT people Billy’s Balloon – Because I always wondered what they were thinking… Danny and Annie – You will cry. Haoma – Marriage is for love. The Life Of Death – Death does not have to be something we fear. Untitled – Cool…

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  • All I Want For Christmas…

    Last Updated: 3/26/2017 For family and friends looking for gifts for me, here’s a list of things I love: More of the metal storage racks like the ones we have in the basement right now. Jessi knows which ones they are exactly. A lid for my 30-gallon aquarium Tay Tea – but just one bag, please. One bag lasts me for months. My favorite flavor is A Day in Provence, but only because I haven’t had others. Pyrex Storage – This lid with this container, specifically. I bought my first ones in Iowa and I hoard them greedily. They’re expensive but worth it. I have one extra lid with no container.…

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  • Analogies I Use In Digital Marketing

    This is just an ongoing list, for my personal reference.  I’ll add to it as I think of them; please feel free to read through, if you find any interesting or useful. Last updated 7/29/2015 Sports Car Analogy – I almost always recommend building a substantial (1,400+ words) article to accompany an Infographic, with an introduction to the IG and a call to action at the top, then the IG displayed, and then a closely related article/analysis below. When negotiations open to shorten it to, say, 250 words, I point out how much work and cost we’ve put into research, design, and creative for this piece, and how much work we’re…

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  • Things That Inspire Me

    Just a little list of things I’m leaving myself when I want to feel inspired or rejuvenated. Last Update: 8/22/2015 List Of Post Rock Bands – For when I need some new work music. The Power Of Words – A tale of kindness, as well as the power of marketing. The Welder – A poem. Because I can’t decry my roots as an English major. Where The Hell Is Matt? – The power of love and people, set to music. Kiwi – I’m sure you’ve seen this, but if you haven’t, bring tissues. Greta Green Starling Murmurations – The world embarrasses me, and I cannot dream That this watch exists and…

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