Some Journalists Are Bloggers

 May 5, 2014

…But, unfortunately, not all bloggers are journalists. In the last decade, it’s hard to come by anyone who doesn’t manage a blog. As such, there has been an increasingly startling debate over what matters and what doesn’t. Who matters and who doesn’t. With everyone and their mother blogging, there exists a blur between traditional journalism and modern blogging. Are journalism and blogging one in the same? The answer is emphatically NO. The

The Livin’s Easy…When It’s Easy


In almost all facets of life, we long for simplicity.  Why over-complicate an already indefinable thing like life? If you dare to combat my above statement, I ask you to consider the following: Fast Food Restaurants Pop Music Logo Branding What do they all have in common?  Well, the most popular and, arguably, successful examples of the above are almost always………… guessed it……………. SIMPLE! Why do we long for and perpetuate the popularity of fast food chains? The

Things You Can Get Away With As a ‘Creative’


Stuffy Pretentious Corporate

The above words represent the antithesis of the web design world.  That is why I choose THISworld. As a “creative,” I am offered the brilliance of avoiding these, arguably, undesirable facets of work.  I’ve certainly done the “suit and smile” bit, but after getting a taste of this free-living world, I’m not going back. There are many things that go on throughout the office of my New York web design firm that would

College Taught Me Something


Many people exit college with a slight (or not so slight) sense of intellectual vacancy.  That’s a shame.  I think that, while it might be challenging to recollect all of the various lectures, texts, and theories we encountered, college is more about hindsight. Let me elaborate.  :)

It’s About The People

It wouldn’t have mattered if I went to an Ivy League school in Massachusetts, or a New York state school, my

Why Making Money Online Shouldn’t Be Your First Priority


As bloggers, we all absolutely would love to succeed and make a ridiculous amount of money online.  We’d be lying if we said otherwise.  While money might be able to buy you that sweet 1956 Benz and a palace in the Hills….

Money CAN’T Buy You Happiness.

Ahhh, the old tried and true saying.  It sure is true! We must do things, even work, because we receive some kind of positive reinforcement from them.