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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February 14, 2019

Slowing down improves perspective

Perspective / Productivity

Slowing down makes me better


Seeing People

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...

Rules to live by – an open draft

I read a blog post about 12 rules to live by the other day. Several of the rules seemed really good, so I have started pondering this idea a bit....

Brushing off the dust of my blog

You know how sometimes in life you put something down without realizing it? I am realizing in this increasing busyness that I call life that sometimes I stop doing something...

A Homeless Man’s Thanksfulness

Today on the way out of a gas station I was asked for money by a homeless man. In Atlanta, this is pretty common, and my default answer is no...

Listening in Business

I had a talk yesterday with someone putting together a "Sales 101" class. He was looking for some input on the content of the class and after I listened to...

Practicing Disipline?

Anyone who has known me for long knows that I have an ongoing battle with self-discipline. This battle usually relates to my desire to be an early riser, but my...

Marketing lessons from my daughter’s dance recital

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending my little girls dance recital. She did awesome, and the little 2 year olds in tutus were cracking everyone up. In the midst...

Adapting Customers’ Behavior

I read an interesting article yesterday about how Thomas Nelson publishers is doing a sweepstakes by placing stickers within books for prizes; with the purpose of driving traffic into brick...