New Opportunities Ahead

Several weeks ago I started drop some subtle hints via Twitter about new opportunities ahead that might be on the horizon. Since so many other WordPress acquisitions, mergers, and new hires have been taking place, why not have some fun and see if anyone picked...

Why Your WordPress Themes Might Suck

The WordPress community needs heretics, and since I am no stranger to saying what is on my mind, I will throw a rock into the lake today and see if it ripples. I’ve been a fan of some of the established, proven theme companies ever since I started my career in...

Drifting Through Life

This past week I had the wonderful blessing of being able to spend time at Atlantis in the Bahamas thanks to the hard work of my wife Donetta and her Scentsy business. Three full days in a tropical paradise with no Internet connection (by choice) was completely...

iThemes Deserves More Props and Credit

Last week I had a conversation on Twitter about a certain managed WordPress hosting company and the current problems relating to their services. I understand that ANY company will experience pains and challenges with business growth and I truly wish nothing but...

Why Client Work Sucks. It Might Be You!

I want to start creating passive income projects so I can quit doing client work, because clients just suck. This is a common saying that I hear from freelancers in the services industry. There is a general idea that all clients are from hell and doing service work...

Five Types of Clients to Avoid

All clients are not created equal. It’s a mantra or saying that all freelancing professionals or WordPress service providers should write on their walls or have tattooed on their hands. There are the perfect clients who are a pleasure to work with to the hellish...

The Fortune Cookie Principle Book Review

If you’ve been looking for an inspirational book about branding and storytelling, then The Fortune Cookie Principle by Bernadette Jiwa needs to be on your list! The Fortune Cookie Principle : The 20 Keys to a Great Brand Story and Why Your Business Needs One...

Freelancing Requires Discipline

Freelancing from home is awesome. You can set your own hours and you can work around life events that are important to you. You don’t have get dressed up or dressed at all (just be sure NOT to hit video on your calls). You are master over your own domain and the...