Real Life (38 entries)

Time for a New Adventure
March 15, 2015 | 5 Comments
Starting a new job based in Bangkok, Thailand will also be the start of a great South East Asian adventure for me and my family.
Looking to Hire a Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist
November 25, 2014 | 2 Comments
We are hiring for a search engine marketing strategist to lead organic and paid search for our ecommerce properties.
More Infographics
July 27, 2014 | 1 Comment
Some more examples of infographics I have created.
Web Design Trends to Help You Spring Clean Your Resumé
March 11, 2013 | 1 Comment
Google Trends shows how the world of the web designer is changing. Are you focusing on the right skills to be successful?
Looking to Hire an Email Marketing Manager
March 09, 2013
I am looking to hire an enthusiastic, experienced email marketing manager to join my team.
Lessons Learned from Launching an Online Store on Magento
February 28, 2013
My experiences and lessons learned from developing and launching a major ecommerce website on Magento Enterprise Edition.
Infographic Design Needs Your Feedback
April 14, 2012 | 2 Comments
Looking for feedback on a new infographic my team created.
Anatomy of a Horrible Web Design Client [Infographic]
February 15, 2012 | 4 Comments
Enjoyed this infographic that breaks down what it's like to work with a really bad web design client.
2010 Retail Theft Survey Infographic
August 20, 2011
My first infographic looks at retail theft in the US by shoplifters and dishonest employees.
New "Deal of the Day" Email Template
January 20, 2011
I worked with Florida Flourish on a great looking new email template design.
Recover Data from a Damaged Hard Drive Using a Live CD
May 16, 2010
How to recover data from a failed or damaged hard drive using a live CD and Linux.
$150 Discount on "Voices That Matter" Web Design Conference
April 20, 2010
The Voices That Matter 2010 web design conference takes place this June and I have a code for $150 off admission.
New Website Launched: Bike and the Like
April 08, 2010
I redesigned the website for Bike and the Like, a provider of bicycle tour vacations.
Free Gift Idea for the Usability Geek
December 22, 2009
Get free usability buttons from Optimal Workshop.
Prize Draw: Win 500 Free Business Cards
November 17, 2009 is offering readers of this blog the chance to win 500 free business cards.
New Year; New Job
April 19, 2009
Having left NCsoft, I am now working as the Web Director for another MMO games publisher, True Games Interactive.
Reflections on a Web Site Redesign
April 12, 2009
Reflections on my last major web project for NCsoft which was the redesign of the US corporate web site.
Two New Web Site Launches
November 12, 2008
Updates about two web site launches I have done while working for NCsoft.
Operation Immortality — Your Chance to be Immortal
August 04, 2008
Operation Immortality is a promotional web site we created to tie in with Richard Garriott's mission to space.
NCsoft North America is Hiring Web Folks
April 13, 2008 | No comments
Come join NCsoft's web team in Austin. You know it makes sense!
I've Got a New Job
March 22, 2008
I have a new job managing the web team for NCsoft in the US.
8 Questions You Should Ask on Every Project
March 17, 2008
Ask these questions when you start a project and during it and you will end up with a better result.
Customer Reference Checklist / Questionnaire
October 15, 2007
A comprehensive customer reference questionnaire for use in product vendor customer reference checks.
Easy Way to Learn Windows Keyboard Shortcuts
June 27, 2007
This visual, interactive approach to learning Windows keyboard shortcuts makes them easier to remember.
Podcastmania: My Top 10 (or so) Favorite Podcasts
May 21, 2007 | 4 Comments
My latest update on what I'm listening to in the world of podcasts.
A New Beginning
March 31, 2007 | 3 Comments
I've changed jobs and moved from Seattle, WA to Austin, TX.
Video: What it's Really Like to be a Web Designer
October 30, 2006
Entertaining video that pokes fun at creative people's jobs.
Web-Based Group Chat is Not Just For Remote Teams
September 29, 2006 | 1 Comment
Campfire is a great tool for quick communication within teams, even if they are located close together.
Looking for an Entry-Level Web Developer
September 20, 2006 | 2 Comments
Seattle Children's Hospital is looking for a junior web developer to join its Web Services team.
How to Get a Job in the Web Industry
March 10, 2006 | 8 Comments
Tips on how to get a web-related job based on my experiences as an interviewer.
New Web Site and Redesigns Launched
February 24, 2006
We recently launched a new web site and some web site redesigns.
6 Steps to Take Back Control of Your Email
September 29, 2005
Learn how to use the Lookout plug-in for Outlook to better manage your e-mail archives.
Web Developer Wanted!
August 16, 2005 | 1 Comment
Children's Hospital is looking for a great web developer with 2 years experience creating standards-based web sites.
Goodbye Blockbuster. Hello Netflix (Again)
July 26, 2005
My brief fling with Blockbuster has ended badly so it's back to the welcoming arms of Netflix. Sorry for leaving you - it won't happen again.
Interior Painting Tips
June 05, 2005
Common-sense tips for painting interiors to help you paint your room more efficiently and create a better result.
Musical Baton
May 18, 2005
The musical baton is doing the rounds.
Cruise Tips for First Time Travelers
May 06, 2005
From clothing to shore excursions, these tips will help you get the most of your first cruise.
My Number One Dating Tip For Men
April 10, 2005 | 1 Comment
Use this one dating tip and get your relationship off to the right start.




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