Author Archives: MyThoughts

About MyThoughts

Just a marketing guru trying to rule the world.

My New Year’s Resolutions

Insulate myself from anonymous angry people Be exposed to art I don’t yet understand Precisely measure the results that are important to me Stay blind to metrics that don’t matter Lead more, manage less Seek out uncomfortable situations Make an … Continue reading

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How to become a better writer in 10 steps

Probably one the greatest pieces of advice about writing that I have ever been given, from my idle and mentor Seth Godin. How to improve your writing in 10 steps: Step 1: Write Step 2: Write Step 3: Write Step … Continue reading

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The best way to find a new job.

I think we are looking at the job market in the wrong way. We are always told you have to get that first job to get anywhere. That it’s that first job that will define your success. What is really … Continue reading

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Alex’s journey to 1000 awesome things (#991)

Awesome thing #991 – Getting a package in the mail –┬áIt’s like your birthday even though it’s not.

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Alex’s journey to 1000 awesome things (#992)

Awesome thing #992 – The sun out on a rainy day – You always know it’ll be over soon.

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Alex’s journey to 1000 awesome things (#993)

Awesome thing #993 Finishing your first 5k – Exercise in general is not easy. Let alone being surrounded by joggers who think of this race as “Another 5k.” But for you, this is something more. This race is your first … Continue reading

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Alex’s journey to 1000 awesome things (#994)

Awesome thing #994 Going to a basketball game and getting free pompoms in your seat – The excitement inside you builds as you enter the stadium. The thunder-like sound surrounds you and echoes in unison as you make your way … Continue reading

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