Hard to beat a lake sunset. (at Goshorn Lake House)


Oh Chinatown… (at Canal Street (Manhattan))


Some marketer had fun with Snickers’s billboard placement.


Not big on food shots, but this was an awesome dish. (at San Juan, Puerto Rico)


Streets of Old San Juan (at Old San Juan)


Trolley To Memory Lane - For my grandmother’s 80th birthday we chartered a trolley and visited all of the key locations from her life all around St. Louis. It was a wonderful trip down memory lane.


"The things that caused problems for me in school are the same things that help me succeed in the world. I always challenge conventional wisdom. Just because someone says it is so doesn’t mean it is so, they have to explain why it is so."

- Larry Ellison

"If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather, teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea."


Antoine de Saint-Exupery

A leader with vision will crush the best manager any day of the week.

(via marksbirch)


(via badboyboyce)

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Kind of love this sign…


My Startup has 30 Days to Live: In 30 days, my startup will be be dead



Almost 2 years ago today, I quit my day job and started building something. After months of customer development, discussions with my wife about my plans, savings and sleepless nights, I finally decided to take the plunge.

I’m glad I did

That day I quit my job marked the beginning of an…

Definitely worth a read. You hear about startup success all the time, but this is an honest look at a failure rather than sweeping it out of sight. This especially hit me:

"When I built this team, I didn’t build it with generalists and with people who could jump into any area of the business and get shit done. Instead, I built it with quality-minded perfectionists who build beautiful things. These people have their place, but not as early founders unless they can hustle."

Source: mystartuphas30daystolive