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Hi, I'm Adam

I'm a Husband, Father of 5, Thinker, Doer. Wearer of fedoras. I work in Digital Marketing at Dragon Army & support nonprofits at 48in48.

Here I blog about productivity, leadership, habit building and random stories from my crazy life as a dad of five.

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A-Bomb Summer and The Value of Embracing Change

Our family refers to this summer as A-Bomb Summer. It's the summer when everything blew up, changing all at once! Here is a quick list of all of our shifts...

What I’ve Learned from Doing Good

More than anything, when my life is near its end, I want to be able to look back and know I have done good in the world. I want my...

A fresh start, grand horizon, and lack of tunnel vision

I'm wrapping up my first full week as a part of the Dragon Army team. If you didn't see my last post, Sideways8 was recently acquired by Dragon Army! This...

My next step professionally

As of today, there is no more Sideways8, and I couldn't be more excited. We have been acquired by Dragon Army, one of the fastest-growing agencies in Atlanta, which also...

I started a micro-podcast

I recently created a micro-podcast. It's my fourth podcast, so I seem to have a bit of an obsession. It's called The Slowdown, and it's a concise podcast about slowing...

Crushing Busyness – Part 4 – The 2-Minute Rules

Two 2-minute rules are critical to my productivity. The first is from the book Atomic Habits by James Clear. James talks about creating habits that are less than 2-minutes long....
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Networking makes life better

Want to listen to this post as a 1 minute 28 second podcast? Yesterday evening I realized I needed a pressure washer for a project. I asked a few neighbors...
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We are adopting again! Here’s why.

Eight years ago, we started our adoption journey. We had heard about the need of orphans in China and knew we could make a difference for one child, so we...
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Become who you want to be in your mind first

I've always thought of myself as a writer. It's why I started blogging. It's why a kept blogging when my readership didn't grow very much. It's why I continued blogging...