Hi, I'm Adam

I'm a Husband, Father of 5, Thinker, Doer. Wearer of fedoras. I work in Digital Marketing at Sideways8 & 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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Perspective / Productivity

Slowing down makes me better

January 15, 2019

Seeing People

Personal / Productivity

My Theme for 2019 (and a few goals)

Business / Leadership / Productivity

Is this the most help I can give in this moment?

Enjoying Moments

Last week was busy. I mean really busy. The kind of busy that at the end of the week you look back at the week behind you and wonder where...

Thinking on Honor

Disclaimer: I'm a nerd... As a kid I used to love watching Star Trek the Next Generation with my dad (see above disclaimer). I loved the stories, action, and adventure....

The Smart Home is coming

I'm a tech geek, which means that I regularly stalk tech news sites and look at all of the tech gear that I can't afford. Lately I've been really impressed...

Unseen Precision

Some of the things around us that we don't see can actually be quite amazing. Check out the precision with which his violinist moves in order to play perfectly. I...

Assumptions that kill communication

I spend a lot of time thinking about communication. I do this because a good chunk of what I do each day is communicate, with clients and with my team....

My Wife Giving Back

Back in the Christmas Season, my wife, who does photography on the side as an adoption fundraiser, gave her time to photograph some special needs children having a special time...

About Communication

I read a great post by Seth Godin the other day called Toward resilience in communication (the end of cc). I loved it, especially since I believe our communication skills are gaining...

Things take time

I saw this video the other day on Michael Hyatt's blog and it reminded me of two things. Things take time. And, things that are worth doing likely take more...

Rules to live by – an open draft (part 2)

Well, I can't stop at just 6 rules to live by from my previous post. So, here are few more that I'm thinking through: Don't waste time. Time is precious...