No such thing as spare time.

No such thing as free time.

No such thing as downtime.

All you got is life time.

Go.

   -Henry Rollins

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Billy Corgan on Joe Rogan’s podcast (video)

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I saw Smashing Pumpkins WAY back on December 14th in 1991. They were opening for The Red Hot Chilis along with Pearl Jam and it was the last date of the tour. Lots of stage diving. I’ve had Eddie Vedder on my head! This is an amazing podcast. A painfully introspective/transparent Billy Corgan talks about the challenges of being an authentic artist in the music business. Yes. The video is...

Introducing Amazon AI Services!

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This is fake news Announcing Amazon’s Artificial INtelligence Services! Less than a year ago, Amazon launched its AI services for developers and we currently have many of the world’s most successful businesses, using our platform. Today, Amazon is refining their service and making it available to its “front-of-house” customers. Marketers, sales, customer experience...

A recipe for running a successful association

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This post is for associations that are in emerging industries with niche expertise. I’ve had clients that want to tap into social media but the nature of their business makes it a challenge. I often recommend that they tap into professional associations within their industry and then develop a content strategy that makes sense. (Associations should be thought of as niche social networks...

Tim Burton owns Halloween

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I’ve been a fan of Tim Burton for many many years. It started when I saw Beetle Juice in 1988 and my appreciation has continued to grow over the years. I haven’t liked some of his movies nor have I seen them all, but as we get closer to Halloween, I’ve been seeing his reruns on TV and realized that he owns Halloween. His movies. The texture of them. His characters embody the...

Migrations

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Migrations are a natural phenomenon and I’m starting to wonder if migrating to IoT is in our nature. Below are some migrations I’ve witnessed recently and some thoughts on what it will take to get the IoT migration underway. For the past 7 years, I have parked my car at Observatory Park and walked 8 blocks to Daniels College of Business. 3 weeks ago I was on the phone with my wife as...

I’m an Associate Teaching Professor of Digital Marketing at the Daniels College of Business, University of Denver. I also consult with startups and established brands. I’m currently focused on artificial intelligence, cognitive neuroscience and culture. I am married to an amazing woman and have two incredible children. I was raised in Colorado and spend my free time with family, cycling, snowboarding and going to the Pacific Ocean to SCUBA dive + surf. I’m passionate about architecture, design, street art, photography and the art that tattooing has evolved into.

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