Gustave Flaubert On Being Orderly

Gustave Flaubert Quote About Being Orderly

The horribly misnamed “conventional wisdom” dictates creative work, or the creative worker, is inevitably disorganized. It’s widely accepted superstition. True, creative work can be chaotic, but organization is what allows us to deliver. Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work” – Gustave Flaubert Read More…

Make Blogging Easier With This FREE Editorial Calendar on Podio

Podio FREE Editorial Calendar blog

Blogging can be crazy time consuming. Even if you’re a prolific writer, keeping track of all the ideas, tasks, files, references, etc. can be daunting. For all its promise of bringing a brighter future, blogging can be a lot of grunt work. Which is why you want to have a system to make that grunt More…

Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook Book Review.

Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook book review.

Goodwill does seem to go around. So, when my friend Fernando Labastida asked for the abbreviated notes on Gary Vaynerchuk’s book, I thought I’d answer here, to continue something that started when I received it. You see, the book was given to me by another friend, Raúl Colón, who makes the yearly pilgrimage to SXSW More…

What Should I Do With My Life?

What Should I Do With My Life?

Here are I am, a a time in my life when most people don’t expect to be asking themselves this question, asking myself what should I do with my life. It’s not a bad thing. Actually, if you’ve been following, it’s a really good opportunity to hit the reset button and improve my life. So More…

Does Social Media Marketing Really Work?

Does Social Media Marketing Work

I’ve had it with the “does social media marketing really work?” question and defending or convincing anyone about the merits or impact of social media and social media marketing (or, really, all things digital marketing). This is the last time. Expect me to return a URL to this post any time anyone tries to debate More…