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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YETI Presents: Offseason (video)

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Holy crap! YETI has been creating an amazing video series for at least two years and I missed them all. Until today. There are many unbelievable stories. This is one of my favorites (so far) and I’ll be sharing some others soon. Enjoy!

36 hours of Serendipity at SxSW

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This is my 4th year at SxSW (3rd year with students). The first two years I attended, I made sure I went to as many sessions as possible. Racing between buildings to ensure I didn’t miss any presentations. Collapsing at the end of the day. Exhausted. Brain swollen. The last two years, I’ve gone a little slower and have been more selective about what I spend time doing. This has...

Needed: Digital Marketing Projects for spring quarter 2018

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For the past 7 years, I’ve had real-world clients in my digital marketing classes. Clients include Skratch Labs, Illegal Pete’s, Ralph Schomp BMW, Wheat Ridge Cyclery, Crunchyroll, Sphero, Comedy Works and Red Rocks. (These are some of the larger names and we do projects for startups/small businesses.) This is an incredible experience for my students and the clients. The students get...

60 years of logos (video)

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This is a great piece on Ivan Chermayeff & Tom Geismar who’ve created some of the most iconic brands in history. After watching this, go over to Logojoy and create a free AI-driven logo for your business. Logojoy isn’t quite as elegant as Chermayeff & Geismar but get a feel of how quickly the tech will get there. Enjoy!

Chamath Palihapitiyaon Money as an Instrument of Change (video)

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This is a fascinating interview with @chamath that covers many topics. Below are some highlights with the associated timestamp. (To be clear; it’s worth watching the entire thing. Twice.) This video went viral due to his comments on Facebook’s social engineering but there is much much more. Enjoy!   “Be a good copier” (8:15) “There are 150 people that rule the...

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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