Category: Life Notes

Personal notes to myself and the world.

The possibilities of WordPress for the non designer, non coder.

My story of being a non-programmer, non-designer WordPress user and what I learned from building a blog.

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An open letter to the WordPress Community

I reflect on 9+ years of using and teaching WordPress and share some of my personal thoughts on the upcoming Gutenberg editor and what will...

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End of Summer ’17 Recap and Fall preview!

What a crazy summer, been plugging away with building out the fall programming for Content Academy and I’m very grateful and excited to have made...

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There is a time for work; and a time for leisure

The key is finding a balance that works best for you.

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Visible leadership lessons from the movie Hidden Figures

While watching the movie Hidden Figures, I couldn’t help but identify some leadership lessons/motivational messages brought on by the main characters. The movie portrays the...

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Merry Christmas 2016

From our family to yours, may your holiday be filled with plenty of joy and good cheer. Fröhliche Weihnachten – Scott, Heather and Archimedes the...

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One year of the WWW!

First of all, I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving. Heather and I made our way out to the suburbs to share the traditional...

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#GoCubsGo!

I can’t believe I’m writing this but the Chicago Cubs are World Series Champions, ending a 108-year drought.  It was a brutal series against the very...

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Managing trust; how gatekeepers faded into influencers. 

On October 13, I had the honor to guest lecture at Northern Illinois University as part of the annual Dr. Albert Walker lecture series. I...

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