Important VS Hard

We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard. JFK said that, didn’t he? In life, hard things are usually better than easy things. Work harder? Make more money. Run harder? Get fitter....

Bird Simulator Game

Since bird poo is so unappreciated, this game is dedicated to it. 100’s of years ago, birds were very important in connecting parts of the world with flora. Birds did this by eating fruits and berries and then flying far away and then pooing, propagating the...

Buy Profitable Websites

When done properly, buying websites can have a higher return than real estate investments and trading shares. Tips for buying profitable websites See for yourself exactly where the current source business is coming from. If it’s Google, look for proof in Google...

No Failures. Only Experiments.

2001-2002 E&I Computers – FAILED Idea: Sell cheap computers I learned that it’s fun to partner with a friend to start a business, but rarely are the dedications and dreams equal and consistent enough to work. I also learned that I set my prices too low...

Ludum Dare Game Jam in Brisbane

What: 48 Game Jam for Ludum Dare. Make a game from start to finish in 48 hours. Why: For fun, for learning and for possible honour and glory. Where: RiverCityLabs in Fortitude Valley When: 11am Saturday Morning. Then goes for 48 hours Who: Contact Richard Eastes on...

How to beat procrastination

Set yourself the following rules. Procrastinate as often as you like. Yep! Once you decide to start procrastinating, set a 5 minute timer to go off. After the timer goes off, you can decide to get back to work or reset the timer and procrastinate for another 5...

Hi Mum, I’m on TV!

One thing led to the next last week with a short story I contributed to about beating procrastination. One thing led to the next and I ended up being featured in the Sydney Morning Herald, 2 radio stations and Sunrise on Channel 7. [av_video...

My experiences on outsourcing

This is a list of experiences I’ve had from outsourcing so far. I’ll add more as I think of them Outsourcing on odesk was best for me when I had less than 10 outsourced staff. The advantages over using a BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) were that...

How I beat the burden of Procrastination

I carried a disgusting burden. The burden of laziness and procrastination. An entrepreneurs worst enemy. Today I’m sharing how I defeated this burdon. Sometimes I’d work like a pack horse where 80 hours a week felt easy. Other times, I’d lack...

Choosing an SEO company

Like any new industry, scammers will start up because they know that potential customers don’t understand the industry. It’s easy to be a snake oil salesman. I’ve been doing my own SEO for 10 years now and have hired around 10 companies from time to...

Things I’ve learned about SEO

Finished my first presentation on SEO today. Lots of audience participation. Many of whom walked away with some nice free, juicy, relevant links. Hooray! The prezi presentation is below as are resources I promised I’d provide afterwards. Here they are! Content...