Archive for June, 2008

Purpose Driven Band (take 2)

Wednesday, June 25th, 2008
Six Chasing Seven

Six Chasing Seven

I had the opportunity to work with the band Six Chasing Seven again a few weeks ago. They were finishing up a tour of New York and were off soon to California.

Radio 2.0

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

Kevin Hicks, Gospel-House Music expert and DJ, recently sent me a podcast. You can download it here.

A Tour of Bayside Offerings

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

First, I was impressed with Baltimore’s Aquarium, then more so by Seattle’s; and then I was sure the Monterey Bay Aquarium was the pinnacle. But recently I visited the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, and it became my new favorite.  I also heard there may be a better aquarium in Europe.

For the price (free) however, I also thought the Aquarium at Santa Monica Pier was also nice. It’s more geared toward school-kids and does a good job tackling conservation and water quality.

What Happens to Gas Stations When They Die?

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

This may be one of the most interesting thesis projects I’ve seen since being in Syracuse.

Personal M.B.A. (first in a series of lists)

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008

Here are a few books that should be on every business person’s reading list:

1) Let My People Go Surfing–Yvon Chouinard

2) True to Our Roots–Paul Dolan

3) How Did You Do it Truett or Eat Mor Chikin: Inspire More People–S. Truett Cathy

4) Talent is Never Enough or Thinking for a Change–John C. Maxwell

5) Take the Risk–Ben Carson, M.D.

6) Succeeding Against the Odds–John H. Johnson

7) The Big Moo or The Dip–Seth Godin