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Snapshots from Medellin

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A friend of mine asked me to pull some photos together and I thought I would through them in a blog post. Enjoy! What people think a town square in Colombia looks like. (ie the horses) What a town shopping area actually looks like. Sunset over the mountains, view from apartment. View looking the other way during the daytime, and yes I live in a valley. This is what a typical neighborhood street looks like. Shopping in the downtown district, known as "the hole" by locals. View from the cable cars, hovering over the forest on top of the mountain. What...

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The Ultimate List of Things to do While Visiting Chicago

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I travel a lot and one of the most common questions I get from fellow travelers is- "What should I do / see / visit while in Chicago?" I put together a post of my favorite things to do in the city and hopefully share some insights only a local would have. Finding Local Events Timeout Chicago and The Local Tourist are awesome to see whats going on in Chicago, I find the reviews to be pretty spot on as to what actually expect at the event. During Chicago in the summer there is always a street fest, live music or some sort of activity to check out. Things to Do Summer Dance - free dance...

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Free Idea: Digital Marketplace for Print, Radio, TV and Billboard

Why did Google’s Offline Advertising Fail? Why the promising foray of the Internet giant into TV, print, and radio advertising failed to support its diversification strategy Intro I was looking into several different business ideas during the past few weeks to potentially submit them as my idea for Startup Chile. I did not end up submitting any of my ideas, but I wanted to share some insights I found when I analyzed and researched one of my favorite ideas. I wanted to create an online marketing place to buy and sell offline media such as- radio, tv, billboards and print. Investigating...

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Kevin Rose Foundation Videos [must watch]

Normally when someone sends you a link to a YouTube video it has is about a guy catching sunglasses with his face or a really dirty skittles commercial. As of late the answer to the question, "how did you learn how to do that?" Has been Youtube. Which is mind blowing that a service that only started 6 years ago is changing how we learn. A friend sent me links to the Foundation videos from Kevin Rose (founder of Digg among other cool things) and he has some really badass interviews with entrepreneurs. I recommend that you check them out, as you will find as many of the commenters on YouTube...

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Chandler Arizona

Future home of travels, posts coming soon.

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