Curated.co – Taking the Pain out of Curating Links

4 years later, I still think a curated newsletter is a viable way to make money (for an individual willing to put in the work). Curated.co seems like a promising platform that takes a lot of the busy work out of curating content via email. [Found via Semil Shah]

Posted In: Blogging

One World Play Project – The Most Durable Futbol Ever

The One World Play Project looks awesome. A futbol that last for years in the roughest terrains.

Posted In: Philanthropy

Designers are Destroying the World

Amen.

Posted In: Videos

Unbroken

I watched Unbroken last night. The movie one of the more powerful stories I’ve seen in a long, long time — I can’t even imagine going through the hardships Louis “Louie” Zamperini faced one after another. It stories like this that leads me believe complaining about the privileged lives we in the 1st world live is a such a despicable use of time.

Posted In: Videos

CALBUCO 4K

This has a bit of an interstellar sound/intensity to it…

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Power of Community Podcast with David Spinks from CMX Hub

Those who know me know I’m heavy in community building. I was listening to a podcast this morning with the founder of CMX Hub, David Spinks, as a result of seeing this tweet: Podcast interview: The Power of Community – @CMX @DavidSpinks @NearMeCo #sharingeconomy http://t.co/xVhhkRh8ts pic.twitter.com/P8V0SM7qvk — Near Me (@NearMeCo) June 16, 2015 I was pleasantly surprised when David mentioned my community/travel startup, Horizon, as an example of a cool new community platform toward the end of the show (min 21 or 22).

Posted In: Community

7 Words to Describe Yourself

I read GothamGal’s post this morning about the 7 words you would use to describe yourself. For me? How about… Loyal, driven, passionate, honest, travel-obsessed, community-minded, curious. What about for you?

Posted In: Life