Jun 19, 2016

CO Trail Section 7, Hike and Bike!

CO Trail Section 7, Hike and Bike!

On June 18th we did a Hike from Breckenridge to Copper via the Colorado Trail. There was still a bunch of snow on the path, so gaiters and hiking poles were extremely beneficial.

Jun 7, 2016

Money is Like Gasoline

Money is like gasoline while driving. You never want to run out, but the point of life is not to go on a tour of gas stations. - Tim O'Reilly

May 20, 2016

Running Mother Cabrini Shrine

Running Mother Cabrini Shrine

In our attempt to train for a summer of hiking and biking we took a week day to loop the Mother Cabrini Shrine located in Golden Colorado. The part that interested us the

May 20, 2016

Packing light

Packing light

On my most recent trip to NC to visit family I for the trip I took only an older model timbuk2 bag. It was so great compared to most work trips where I

Mar 26, 2016

Whats in a portfolio?

I received a question today that reads: I have a question regarding portfolios. I have a line on a possible job, and they are asking for one. Bad news is that I don't

Mar 15, 2016

User Interviews Methods

This post is a follow up to a previous post I wrote about getting started with user interviews. In this post we will deep dive into foundational knowledge on interview methodology. Common interviews

Mar 14, 2016

Leaving good in search for great.

I was living a dream situation, I was working with my friends, getting paid more then I ever had, and building something I felt had value. On Maslows pyramid I was pulling up

Feb 15, 2016

Getting started with User Interview prep

We can discern plenty of valuable information about a customer from this data, based on what they do and when they do it. That data, however, doesn’t answer the question of why

Feb 14, 2016

What are framing questions?

When conducting user research it is important to start on the right foot. A good starting point is to define what exactly it is you want to accomplish through this research. This is

Feb 2, 2016

financial independence... meh

financial independence... meh

For the past three years I have focused the majority of my energy onto the goal of achieving financial independence as quickly as possible. Financial independence is reducing your spending to a point