Words

  • Apr 20, 2018

    This week I had the pleasure of sitting on a General Assembly panel discussing side projects and how to use them for professional development. When I describe my business, gruntmonkey, I often described it as a business of side projects. When I established it I set up a 3 legged business model that would feed into each other and create a cycle of projects that would keep business generating for a long time.

  • This has been a terrible weekend for Americans.
    With President Trumps fear mongering executive order on immigration and refugees, CNN is currently running this headline, “Cell phone screening next?

  • A few months ago I was touring a marketing and advertising agency with a group of design students. The students were looking towards completing their program and evaluating potential employment opportunities. One of the students asked the woman giving the tour “Can you tell me about the work/life balance here?” “HA! There isn’t any. You are here to work.”