at Boulder Creek

at Boulder Creek

Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the face.

Mike Tyson

@topherez and @kmenzie were fierce competition for @schmidt_reed and me during the Shuffleboard World Championship today.

@topherez and @kmenzie were fierce competition for @schmidt_reed and me during the Shuffleboard World Championship today.

Pulling back in to Colorado after this summer’s family road trip adventure.

Pulling back in to Colorado after this summer’s family road trip adventure.

Let me tell you about these men. They traveled considerable distances at great personal cost to stand beside me in the middle of the blazing desert as I said goodbye to my Dad. The world would be different if everyone had friends like these.

Let me tell you about these men. They traveled considerable distances at great personal cost to stand beside me in the middle of the blazing desert as I said goodbye to my Dad. The world would be different if everyone had friends like these.

In Salida, CO with my bride.  (at Downtown Salida)

In Salida, CO with my bride. (at Downtown Salida)

This thing resulted from a failed attempt to build something else, took 12 years to launch, and was unstoppable once it hit the market. 

3M’s story of the Post-it note, released in 1980, is really interesting.

You could have the emotional composure of a viking, but if you have kids this song will still move you.

(Source: Spotify)

Power to the people. #broskiboard (at Pearl Street Mall)

Power to the people. #broskiboard (at Pearl Street Mall)

One of my all time favorite TED talks. Masterfully delivered and thoroughly compelling.

Benjamin Zander explains how he realized that his job as a conductor is to  ”awaken possibility in other people”. “The Conductor’s job”, he says “depends for his power on his ability to make other people powerful.”