I’ve been trying to learn more about NFT’s since you know the entire world seems to be talking about it.

Everyone is talking about the upside. I want to know the risk, the downside so here’s a few articles about the downside.

Are NFTs a Pyramid Scheme?
NFTs and Fraud

One of the most frustrating situations as a designer is wasting time. This can happen through a number of situations from designs that never get deployed to spending too long iterating, not getting feedback sooner, or worst not stopping to ask key questions.

As an experienced designer, I deeply loathe…

I’m going to tell you a story. It’s a true story, it’s my story. When I was in high school, it was a typical Monday afternoon, I got home from school, and the apartment was empty, which was odd.

My mom was usually home or would at least leave a…

Hi, contrary to the very popular article, I’m a millennial and own a home. 😱

I also don’t have student loan debt, or car debt because I paid that off. 😱😱

Quick Note: I paid off $26k of student loans in three years, earning an average of $32k/yr.

Since then…

My mother loves butterflies and this story is about being a butterfly.

Time Is Short

It’s July 2019, for the past few months, I’ve known that my mom is dying.

The impact affects everyone around her.

I dread the day that I have to go to her place and walk-in. …

The easiest mistake to make in your life is overthinking.

With our access to information, you can spend weeks endlessly reading, watching, or consuming.

Overthinking might be the biggest culprit to productivity. Large teams want to brainstorm or have meetings. I don’t even want to know the amount of time…

If you work on a computer, you need to adjust your Key Repeat and Delay Until Repeat. I promise you.

If you are on your computer every day, like me. Saving any amount of time with things you do every day allows you to maximize your productivity.

Personally, I spend…

It’s been 50 years since the moon landing; you’d think that our country could do a better job of coming together to accomplish something great. Instead, we’re busy.

We have no broader vision from our leaders. They are busy fighting amongst themselves.

You’ve got to seek out the right vision…

Part of maturing and growing up is taking responsibility for yourself and your actions. The best thing you can do is to develop more self-discipline. Here’s what I’ve learned over the past few years.

  • Tiny Decisions Matter
  • Being Results-Oriented
  • Examine The Process
  • Small Wins Drive Big Wins

Little Decisions Matter

It’s Saturday morning…

You can throw away all your marketing techniques —

  1. SEO/Keyword Strategy
  2. Social media marketing strategy
  3. Email marketing strategy
  4. Text message marketing strategy

All that strategy isn’t much of a plan. If you don’t have a product or service that people want. …

Travis Dykes

Friendly guy who hopes you learn about design, investing, and business from my decade of experience.

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