Producing a quality video interview on the go

By Mendel / June 14, 2016 / 0 Comments

About a month ago, I decided to downsize my travel tech. The goal was to do much more with much less. I’ll be posting a full, “what’s in my bag” post soon, but thought my interview setup might be useful to new traveling content creators. It’s compact, and allows me to capture decent video and […]

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Try something new, and stop fearing the future

By Mendel / June 8, 2016 / 0 Comments

We get anxious about the future. But the truth is, we can never predict the future with 100% certainty. Ever bought a lottery ticket? Bet on a horse race? Watched a weather report? Stop worrying. Stop caring. Stop stressing yourself out about what could be. It creates anxiety and distracts you from what you’re capable of in […]

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On business and Facebook – Facebook F8

By Mendel / May 2, 2016 / 0 Comments

I made it to the Facebook Developer Conference (F8) on the way back from London As I boarded the massive Airbus 380 (the largest commercial passenger jet) en route from WordCamp London to the Facebook Developer Conference, I was giddy with excitement. This was an event of opportunity and recreation. An event that I was […]

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I didn’t want to like Medium.

By Mendel / March 20, 2016 / 2 Comments

I did everything I could to try and avoid Medium. I signed up, wrote it off as another WordPress wannabe, and never logged back into my account. It was insidious, though. With every passing day, it beckoned me with it’s simplistic charm, and propagation through my social feeds. People were using it, and many of […]

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Vlogging, and why I started doing it

By Mendel / March 10, 2016 / 0 Comments

If you’re a nerdy citizen of the web, or you spend a lot of time watching YouTube videos, it’s likely you’ve come across someone vlogging. The practice used to fall into the same category as emojis for me– in other words, things I said I’d never participate in. What is vlogging? To understand what vlogging is, lets step back […]

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