Selling premium memberships with recurring revenue

For creators and aspiring entrepreneurs looking to generate a sustainable recurring revenue stream from their creative work, Ghost has built-in payments allowing you to create a subscription commerce business. Connect your Stripe account to Ghost, and you'll be able to quickly and easily create monthly and yearly premium plans for…

Landing a Job in Silicon Valley

Those following along know that my wife and I relocated from Portland, to San Francisco, then to Denver. Well, we recently moved BACK to San Francisco after realizing we're West Coast folks at heart. The first time we moved to SF, it took me 5-6 weeks to receive two job…

Engineering Manager Event Loop

In prepping for a new Engineering Manager role I'll be starting in the next several weeks, I stumbled on a great video featuring David Loftesness (former Director of Eng at Twitter, now at eero) talking about the transition from Engineer to Manager. I liked this matrix enough that I turned…

Q2 2018 Update

It’s been awhile since my last update but I’ll do my best to bring everyone up to speed. When I last posted, I was building a software consulting business, Epsilon Eight. In Feb 2017 I hit an extended period of reduced dealflow that tested my abilities…