Empire Building

  • Cherry Jeff’s “Year Planner for Creatives” Spreadsheet

    February 6, 2014

    I like seeing how people modify my tools for different purposes, and so I was intrigued by what mixed-media...

  • The Dave Seah Shop is Now Open

    August 14, 2013

    I’m happy to announce that I’ve finally bitten the bullet and have released the new Dave Seah Shop from...

  • Operation: Brain Dump

    July 28, 2013

    A few days ago I mentioned the struggle I had with my central air conditioning system, which had broken...

  • The Threshold between Despair and Delight

    June 12, 2012

    A mini-insight arose in the Wave regarding the difference a positive attitude makes when you’re chipping away at the...

  • Becoming a Stationery Designer

    March 21, 2012

    I used to have a habit of making zig-zagging down my career path. As a college-bound high school senior...

  • Plotting for Motivation

    January 9, 2012

    SUMMARY: I’d hoped to do a lot of work done this weekend, but I came down with a bad...

  • Collecting Effort like Rainwater

    November 2, 2011

    SUMMARY: Although I didn’t know it when I started, the addition of sub-blogs to collect my thoughts into topical...

  • GHDR Review 7: Marketing Muddle

    September 9, 2011

    Not a whole lot of Groundhog Day Resolutions (GHDR) progress this month, though I have been busy! The major...

  • A First-Pass “Attitude Guide”

    September 6, 2011

    After having the insight that it was my attitude that was playing a major role in my levels of...

  • GHDR Review 6: Tangible Progress

    August 8, 2011

    I’m close to launching a new “money making activity” (MMA): a gun safety poster I made back in 2005...

  • GHDR Review 5: Holding Steady

    July 7, 2011

    How time flies. I’m realizing that I haven’t really put any new “money making activities” (MMAs) into action. On...

  • “The Brazillians of Management”

    June 18, 2011

    Clicking around the Harvard Business Review website, my eye was caught by the headline Why American Management Rules the...