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A Little About What I've Been Up To

I’ve been running a beast of a hostel in Ecuador with some business partners since last winter, with tens of thousands of dollars in monthly revenue, but started off with the slimmest profit margins imaginable. I can go into all of the details of what it’s like to be thrown into a project this size […]

Who will buy my idea?

When it comes to starting up a project, we all visualize a very specific scenario. This varies greatly from person to person. Suppose you hear an idea from a friend, and you both convince each other that it would be a great business. The more  you talk, the more certain you become that CNN will […]

What to Do With Your Half-Cooked Projects

Starting up another project is one of the ways that I procrastinate. Unfortunately, that means having a bunch of half-cooked (sometimes raw) projects lying around, usually hanging out as files on my crowded desktop on the computer. With fancy titles like “Podcast January 2016,” or “Graphic Design Files March 2017,” I may seem like I […]

Income Report for February 2017

Oh man. Revenue: 781.16 7.8% progress, and -66% decline from last month Big drop in revenue. It shows me directly how seasonality of various products can really affect morale and change plans right away. Just last month I mentioned how Amazon had threatened to suspend my account because I sent a couple of orders one day late and that […]