Have A Plan For Legal Documents

Have A Plan For Legal Documents

This morning I arrived at the coworking space and started getting setup for the day. I cleaned out my backpack and found a bunch of papers in the front pocket of my pack. This isn’t normal for me because I scan and shred all paper to get it out of my life quickly.

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February 26 , 2015
Category Soloprenuer
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I Launched A Plugin Marketplace

Shop Plugins

 

I noticed that I had gone most of January without blogging. Unlike previous months there was a clear reason for the silence.

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February 13 , 2015
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Dividing Annual Goals into Monthly Goals

Dividing Annual Goals into Monthly Goals

I was listening to a podcast recently and the topic of monthly goals came up. (I think it was Startups for the Rest of Us, but I’m not sure.) The idea is taking your big annual goal and dividing it into smaller steps that can be measured in one calendar month.

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February 10 , 2015
Category Notes
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January Commit Aftermath

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A month ago I joined with some other developers to do a coding competition called the January Commit. Our goal was to commit code or have some sort of activity once per day to build a coding habit.

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February 3 , 2015
Category Tech
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Ship or STFU

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When I was writing my end of year post for 2014 I realized I have two major regrets. They are both listed in the “What didn’t go well this year” section – 1. I didn’t open a new business and 2. I didn’t ship new plugins. This month a few things happened that cured me of my hesitation and feeling of not being ready.

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January 27 , 2015
Category Notes, Writing
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The January Commit

The January Commit

During December 2014 a few friends competed in a blogging competition based on the Blogging for Benjamin competition I ran in December 2013. Fresh off of that competition Bryce Adams suggested that we do something similar in January 2015, but related to code.

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January 1 , 2015
Category Tech
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2014 Annual Review

2014 Annual Review

It’s the last day of 2014 so time to look back and see how the year went. Once again I’m going to use the three question format suggested by Chris Guillebeau to do my annual review.

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December 31 , 2014
Category Life
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Goal for 2015

Yesterday I realized that everything I want to accomplish in 2015 with regards to revenue, impact, reach, legacy, and personal satisfaction is a byproduct of one thing:

Be helpful.

 

December 24 , 2014
Category Notes
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WooCommerce Office Hours Episode 20

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In this episode of WooCommerce Office Hours I drove the bus by myself from a new location (Downtown San Antonio coworking space Geekdom). Topics included customizing WooCommerce and demoing the new plugin from Receiptful.

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December 9 , 2014
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Discipline and Sacrifice

My view from the coworking space

My view from the coworking space

One of the reasons I like returning from a trip aside from sleeping in my own bed is that life seems to get a reset. We’re back in our normal apartment, normal surrounding and normal routine, but things seem new and different.  It’s easier to rethink your schedule after you’ve had separation from the normal.

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December 5 , 2014
Category Life
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