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Entrepreneur Week July 2014

By entrepreneur

Have you ever found yourself with a strange burst of excitement, energy and ideas welling up within you to the point you have trouble sleeping or focusing?  That was me (strange, I know) last week during the 2nd Entrepreneur Week in West Palm Beach, Florida.  During the past week I found myself attending Startup Weekend West Palm Beach, BarCamp and then Startup Demo day this past Friday.  The previous two events have already been covered here…

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Startup Weekend West Palm Beach

By clients, code, social media

Crazy tired today. But in a good way. Went waaaaaay outside my comfort zone this weekend and participated in Startup Weekend West Palm Beach (thanks for telling me JT!) where groups of people interested in starting up a new business come together, pitch concepts, vote on the ideas, form teams and work all weekend to validate their ideas. Before I go much further, a special thanks to all the organizers of the event, the participants,…

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Amorphophallus Titanum at Tropical Bamboo

By life, nature

Wow!  What a wild experience. Over the past few weeks, I had been keeping an eye on the Amorphophallus Titanum (corpse flower as it is known) getting ready to bloom at Tropical Bamboo Nursery & Gardens in Loxahatchee, Florida (West of West Palm Beach). Robert and his crew have been getting all kinds of well deserved media attention which helped me keep tabs on how far along the flower was and when it might bloom. The Palm…

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Pressure Point Seminar with Master Mark Gridley

By martial arts

If you’ve ever wanted to learn about pressure points and how they can be applied to control a situation or be incorporated into an overall self defense system, then you will want to participate in this seminar. Palm Beach Combat Hapkido in Wellington, Florida will be hosting Master Gridley on Saturday, March 6th, 2010 starting at 9 am. This is an exciting opportunity to study pressure points and their application within Combat Hapkido with Master…

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Big Sky at Clematis by Night

By Music

Those of you who went to the University of Florida in the 1990’s most likely had a chance to see Big Sky play at one point or another. Several years after their “final tour”, the members of Big Sky teamed up to play several shows in Florida including a reunion show in Gainesville and a show at Clematis by Night.  While I didn’t make the trip to Gainesville to see them (UF was playing TN…

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