What am I doing now?

Last updated: 09.27.2020 – 18:14:31  (PST)

These are the things I have going on in my life right now...

🏡 Living

  • Based in Reno, Nevada with Tahoe/Sierra Nevadas in our backyard. 

👨‍💻 Building

  • 3E Platform is building immersive digital platforms empowering exceptional experiences for entrepreneurs and organizations.
  • Lassen Ventures is a brand new company whose founders have over 50 years of collective experience founding, building and optimizing companies. We are part M&A advisory service, part incubator and part accelerator. 
  • Solati Health is improving the quality of life of amputees. We make the world’s most versatile products for adventures to daily comfort.

📼 Recent Releases

📚 Books

Completed This Year

  1. Jan 2020:  Reboot: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up by Jerry Colonna
  2. Jan 2020:  Anything You Want: 40 Lessons for a New Kind of Entrepreneur by Derek Sivers
  3. Jan 2020: Built to Sale by John Warrillow
  4. Jan 2020: Creative Calling: Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning,… by Chase Jarvis
  5. Jan 2020: Difference: The one-page method for reimagining your business and reinventing… by Bernadette Jiwa
  6. Jan 2020: Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike By Phil Knight
  7. Jan 2020:  Mind Hacking: How to Change Your Mind for Good in 21 Days By John Hargrave
  8. Feb 2020: The E-Myth Revisted by Michael Gerber
  9. Feb 2020: The Automatic Customer by John Warrillow
  10. Feb 2020: The Third Wave by Steve Case
  11. March 2020: Real Happiness By Sharon Salzberg
  12. April 2020: Platform Revolution by Geoffrey Parker
  13. April 2020: Beyond the E-Myth by Michael E. Gerber
  14. April 2020: Eat, Sleep, Ride by Paul Howard
  15. May 2020: How Cycling Can Save the World by Peter Walker
  16. May 2020: Real Artists Don’t Starve: by Jeff Goins
  17. May 2020: The Complete Game of Life and How to Play It By Florence Scovel Shinn
  18. May 2020: Do Work by Steven Pressfield
  19. June 2020: A Curious Mind: The Key to a Good Life by Brian Grazer
  20. June 2020: Ignone Everybody by Hugh Macleod
  21. June 2020: Beyond Belief by Jenna Miscavige Hill
  22. June 2020:  Big Meadows and Lake Almanor by Marilyn Morris Quadrio
  23. June 2020:  Zen to Done by Leo Babauta
  24. July 2020: The Players Ball: A Genius, a Con Man, and the Secret History of the Internet’s Rise by David Kushner
  25. July 2020:  Work Like da Vinci: Gaining the Creative Advantage in Your Business and Career by Michael J. GelbLink
  26. July 2020:  Little Known Tales in Nevada History By Alton Pryor
  27. July 2020: Will You Love Me?: The story of my adopted daughter Lucy By Cathy Glass
  28. August 2020: The Industries of the Future by Alec Ross
  29. August 2020: It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work by David Heinemeier Hansson and Jason Fried
  30. August 2020: Face to Face: The Art of Human Connection by Brian Grazer
  31. August 2020: A Harvest of Change by Nabil N. Jamal
  32. August 2020: Optimism and Trust – Handbook to survive and thrive through COVID-19 and beyond! by Robert Cornish
  33. September 2020:  Preston Tucker and His Battle to Build the Car of Tomorrow By Steve Lehto and Jay Leno
  34. September 2020:  Real Happiness By Sharon Salzberg

🚀 Professional Development

  • Digital Platform Ecosystems
  • Team Building
  • Communities
  • Elevating My Design Skills
  • Bots Technology
  • Signature Talk
  • Franchising Business Models

🛠️ Personal Development

  • Increasing the spirituality of gratitude, appreciation, and presentness into my life.
  • Learning how to play the harmonica
  • Riding bikes for fun and for next cycling tour in summer from Ashland, OR to Red Bluff, CA
  • Need to learn more creative home cooked meals
  • Volunteering with Tahoe Pyramid Trail
  • Planning to start a Reno chapter of Evryman.

🤠 Why

  • To have fun empowering the life’s of people and organizations so that the world will be an exceptional experience.

👨‍👩‍👦 Family

  • Having fun with Carson and Cortney and weekend adventures
  • Embracing memories and adventures with one family adventure per month, one travel per season, and one week vacation per year. Goal to take a month trip within next 5 years.
  • In December, my wife Cortney turned 30 years old.
  • My son, Carson is 2 years old
  • Playing with an audio mixer and recording Carson’s music
  • Implementing Marie Kondo: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing