Social Media & Personal Branding Tools

My purpose in Social Media is quite simple. To establish meaningful relationships, brand myself as a marketing professional, and to make a profit. My greatest fear in all of this is the general amount of time I can waste in all the social media networks. So, my purpose in this article is to share with you the best tools that I have found to accomplish these; my three goals without wasting time.

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I'm a bad father

When I'm babysitting Simon but still need to get work done I just put on one of his favorite Baby Einstein DVDs on in my office. He will just sit there and watch for about forever. Don't anyone tell Ami!

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Another Fond Snow Memory

I always enjoyed building snow caves in the snow when I was younger. On Monday amidst all the snow shoveling I decided why not? So I did. The last picture shows both Holly the dog and I inside the cave. Since these pictures were taken the neighborhood kids have taken over my cave. There have…

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Merry Christmas Ami

Ami we have known each other for 10 years now. For Christmas I have produced this little slideshow video for you my love. Enjoy:

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The First Snow Shoveling of the Winter

I have always taken great joy in shoveling snow. As children the Paulsen boys ran a snow shoveling business in our neighborhood. I'm not sure how it all started but the fact that we lived in an area full of old widows didn't hurt business. I remember Jeff and Eric waking up early on snow…

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Pay Less in Taxes Through Business Incorporation

UPDATE: This information is now outdated and the author makes no guarantee as to its accuracy. Those who are (for all tax purposes) self-employed, fall into two categories: those who work for a marketing or sales organization (MLM, Real Estate, Insurance, Sales) as 10-99 contractors; and those who run a small business out of their…

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The Importance of Re-Alignment

The Importance of Re-Alignment by Jacob S. Paulsen Not to long ago someone explained to me how the auto-pilot system of an airplane functions. I have always been under the impression that the auto-pilot maintained all the system controls at a specified position keeping the plane going straight. I was mistaken. It seems that if…

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Another Phase in Life

As you can see Simon is on the move again. This has caused me to reflect on everything going on in our lives right now. We are entering a new phase of life which is marked by the following: 1. Simon is almost 1 year old and walking. 2. Its been a little more than…

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Ami Likes Cough Drops

Two nights ago I was struggling with a sleepless night. We have been passing around the “cold” in our house the last week. Well I had it and was unable to sleep. After an hour or so I decided to get a cough drop. I opened my night stand where there is a bag of…

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