Business & Finance & Marketing & Mindset
A finance tech industry refugee and repeat startuper, my focus has turned back to online business pursuits. Yet I can’t help but view the world of digital marketing through the lens of my finance industry experience. It’s sometimes exciting, other times inane but always interesting.
What also motivates me, decades into ‘careerhood’, is a persistent hunger to learn, grow and explore new disciplines. I’ve managed to do a lot with an average brain and below average qualifications, and I’m only halfway done. What’s more, there’s never been a better time to be a ravenous self-learner.
I’ll grow as fast and as far as life and time permits, and aim to positively impact others along the way. But the people I meet on the path ahead will likely help me more than I can help them. So thank you all, in advance.
— J Paul Hendricks
MY 2020 OUTLOOK In recent years, I have shared my outlook on the business, market and investment landscape but typically did so only with close colleagues and business associates. I’m going to start sharing more of my investment perspectives going forward. This “2020 Outlook” post is a simple, […]
Art or science? The question is so commonly asked because it applies in many situations. But most questions defy binary answers. The world is often inexact and hard to quantify. Not least of which the world of SEO (search engine optimization).
In most aspects of life we undertake important decisions with care, and we often must depend on others in the process. But when someone offers simple solutions to particularly difficult and complex problems we should be a bit skeptical. Hard problems are not easy to solve.
Destroy All Web Sites! was a site providing commentary on and pointers to resources and emerging trends in technology. I authored and maintained this site from 1997 through 1999; it’s interesting to see which stories were transient and ultimately of little impact, and which were quite timeless and […]