Solving for Social Media (my blackout results)

Yesterday ended my month-long social media fast and blogging hiatus. A number of people have asked me how that went, and just what I was up to with all that. Answers below 🙂 Was it worth it? Totally! Yes, unequivocally! Highly recommended! If you’re wondering why, read Deep Work. Did you miss it? Blogging, yes. Social […]

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Family Financial Advice

In the last year, I’ve done a ton of research and experiments about investments. And though I don’t yet have much in the way of wealth, due to being partially vested in an employee stock options plan (pretty much by accident) when I was in my 20s, I do have some meager retirement savings to […]

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Return of the Blog

Late last year (2017) I took down this website. I was on a website removal spree at the time, and when I compared how much time and effort I put into maintaining Sam-Rogers.com vs measurable responses from it…it didn’t measure up well. But since then I have actually had several people bugging me for the […]

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Jory’s Cloud City

UPDATE 2017: It’s been a year since my dear friend Jory’s passing. Articles like this that he shared with my (now defunct) “I Live On The Cloud” blog show how smart and generous he was. I miss him all the time. Hope you enjoy these republished words. PREFACE 2011: My buddy Jory is almost always […]

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#VideoFriday is back!

Most of last year we co-produced and co-hosted a daily livestreaming show called “L&D Talk” with Brent Schlenker. It was great fun, but when the Blab.im platform died, so too did our show. Now there’s a new iteration on a new platform, and it’s shaping up to be even better than the first! While any […]

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