One of my goals this year was spend even more time writing both professionally as well as personally. So far I’ve developed a good habit of writing regularly and the overall quality of my writing continues to improve. You just have to just keep at it. Since we redesigned the Marketing Stream website this spring, I’ve been blogging […]
This is a repost of a blog post my partner Ren did on our business blog. I though I would share it here as I think it’s a great post that many entrepreneurs or aspiring ones should read. You can read the original here. —————- The Entrepreneur VS. the Wannabe When we started Marketing Stream, we […]
I have been working on a few mobile app concepts over the past few months and stumbled across the philosophy of Flat UI Design. I’ve been reading more and more about Flat Design and it’s quite interesting. In the world of web and mobile UI design, flat design focuses on simple shapes, colors and typography to […]
There’s a big difference between being a leader and being a boss. I’ve had my share of “bosses” and I’ve also had the pleasure of working with some amazing leaders. When I feel i’m working for a boss, I usually quit very soon after realizing it cause life is too short to work for people that […]
Entrepreneurs power the economy by creating businesses that drive innovation, create jobs and lead people to do amazing things. Business Schools over the past 15 years have increased their focus on entrepreneurship offering all kinds of programs to help people learn how to start businesses and this is great but I feel we need to […]
***Updates at the bottom of the post I was walking downtown yesterday past the BCIT campus on Seymour and I choked on a giant cloud of cigarette smoke billowing from the dozens of students smoking on the sidewalk right between two signs like this. Not only were they not 6 meters away from the doors, […]
Halloween is always a great time for family portraits. Here is our 2012 family portrait; Addams family style. Enjoy and Happy Halloween!
Gone are the days of “Buy now or be priced out forever!” As the real estate market starts to contract in Canada, sellers are starting to flood the market. Realtors have the fun job of crafting those short little marketing descriptions and I find the language used to sell homes on the MLS is quite […]