It’s been a whirlwind of a weekend! Things kicked off at Noche Bella, the annual fundraising gala for the Latino Network. It was a beautiful event and I’m pleased to report that we helped raise over $30,000 for their incredible services. They had some especially moving videos that showed the power of their services on […]Read more "TEDxSalem, Latino Network, and Jade District recap"
Unless you yourself have been living under a bucket, you have noticed the Ice Bucket Challenge fervor spreading around the world. This is my take on it – not only to help support efforts in finding a cure for ALS, but to raise money/awareness for issues related to clean water, which is currently affecting almost […]Read more "Ice Bucket Challenge and Fundraiser"
I’ve updated the appearances page with a few more entries. Some of the highlights include: July 12: Portland, OR – Music Millenium I’m hosting a discussion of arts and business as well as doing a book signing for my newest release, Music Business Hacks. The book isn’t really formatted for doing a straight reading, but we […]Read more "New Scheduled Appearances: TEDxSalem, Music Millenium, Oregon Paralegal Association"
For the past few years, there has been an onslaught of articles questioning the worth of higher education. Many of these have been examining the return on investment for MBA programs as well. Yet for all of the number crunching and statistics (hint: almost every major study confirms that education pays off), I found […]Read more "11 Options Available for New MBA Graduates to Launch Their Careers"
This morning, one of the top trending news stories is the cancellation of the trademark registrations for the Washington Redskins. Given the political pressure that’s been widely applied, it wasn’t that surprising. People drawing false-equivalency comparisons to my trademark case pending before the U.S Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit wasn’t surprising either. In […]Read more "The Difference Between “Redskins” and “The Slants”"
Today, I was a guest curator on OPB’s State of Wonder, a show about the arts, talking about my newly released book, Music Business Hacks. I was blessed to be joined by some incredible people: Frank Portman, YA author and lead singer of The Mr. T Experience Angela Weber, one half of The Doubleclicks […]Read more "Guest Curating State of Wonder on OPB"