Brian

Leveling Up, An MBA Retrospective


Two years ago I embarked on a journey to get my MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. I’m happy to say I officially completed the program, and survived relatively unscathed. A lot of my friends from outside of Kellogg asked me about my experience so I figured I would try to distill my...

Miami

The $1,000 Miami Hustle Startup Challenge


A couple weeks ago, I had the pleasure of being interviewed by my buddy Tim for the Miami Hustle Series Podcast (which if you haven’t checked it out, it has tons of great interviews with Miami entrepreneurs). During the conversation, which could have...

Brian

Things I’ve been thinking about lately


So much stuff has been going on lately in our country and our world lately that has been on my mind. Since this site is effectively my personal soap box, I figured I should use it in such a fashion. One of my goals this year was to write more, so this...

Business

The brilliance of Apple’s Watch pricing strategy


Smart watches are already a commodity. I can find a dozen from no name Chinese manufacturers to big companies like Motorola, Samsung, LG, etc. Prices range for these devices from as low as $40 to around $300. Apple hits the market with what is arguably...

Business

Everything you’ve read on pricing is wrong


How to price freelance web development services (this applies to any knowledge based services business really). When I started doing web development work ten years ago, I did my cursory google searches and found a few articles highlighting how to figure out...

Predictions

2015 Tech industry predictions


So continuing my yearly habit of making wild guesses of what I think we will see in the market, here goes the 2015 predictions. In case you’re curious I think I’m over 60% winning lifetime on my predictions. Twitter keeps losing money & fires...