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Southern Baklava Startups

What You Learn from Actually Doing the Thing You’re Creating

There simply is no substitute for doing. If you’re building software that automates some process, do that process manually first. If you’re building a machine that does a task, you must do that task first. Manually. If you are creating, packaging, and shipping a product over and over and over, … Keep reading >>>

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Nonprofits Pitch Practice

What does it take to make a house a home?

The answer to that question is in the poem below. You’ll be blessed just to read it to the end. My late Great Aunt Romie recited this poem word for word at my wedding rehearsal dinner. She was 86 at the time, but sharp as a tack. She didn’t miss … Keep reading >>>

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Atlanta Nonprofits Pitch Practice

The Escobar Campos home is now 40% funded! Donate today!

Thank you to everyone who has donated. In less than 30 days, we are more than 40% funded. The plan has always been to fund this $6,000 home in less than 90 days, and we’re well on our way. Donate any amount here. Seriously, when a permanent, sustainable … Keep reading >>>

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Atlanta

Update: Responses to a ‘radical’ approach to Atlanta Traffic

It seems I struck a chord with the suggestion that we stop all new road construction – including widening, ‘fixing’, and anything else that adds more and more miles of concrete and asphalt to Atlanta – in order to put the solution to Atlanta traffic woes in the hands of … Keep reading >>>

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Atlanta

A Radical Approach to Addressing Atlanta’s Traffic Woes

All the bids for Amazon’s HQ2 were due Thursday, October 19, 2017. Atlanta is said to be one of two front runners – alongside Austin, TX – to land the internet behemoth’s second headquarters, including 50,000 new jobs and a ton of investment in the Atlanta community. Atlanta has everything … Keep reading >>>