Studio 747 - A Lifestyle Blog for Creative Minds

Monday, July 31, 2017

Inspiration For Artists and Entrepreneurs: Living an Unorthodox Life

Captain Fantastic

Have you ever seen the movie "Captain Fantastic"?

It's about a man and his family who live an unorthodox life. Some call it the hippie or "living off the grid" lifestyle. I like to think of it as living with the flow of life. Anyways, in the movie tragedy happens and the family goes on a mission. Their relatvies never really accepted their way of life, so it becomes a challenge for Captain Fantastic trying to prove that his lifestyle is just as viable as "normal" society's way of life.

Friday, June 30, 2017

What To Do When You Fail?


I've started building a new website that will help people launch their own online business (Here's a sneak peek) and gave myself a deadline to have it finished. I did not meet that "deadline", but instead of being down on myself like I typically would, I took a different view this time. In this video I talk about a few key takeaways from this whole process and what I learned about myself.

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Video Marketing in 2017: Statistics and Ideas to Implement Now


Why is video the new wave in online marketing?

The idea of creating videos and including them as part of an online marketing strategy is nothing new, but with the advent of apps such as Instagram and Snapchat, video has played an important part in the culture of society. This is where you as an artist or entrepreneur have an opportunity to gain more exposure and interact with your community.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

A Local’s Guide to Top 20 Free and Cheap Things to Do in San Diego



America’s Finest City is the bedrock of sunshine, blue skies, and fun in California. What makes San Diego so great (and one of the reasons why I’ve lived here for 25 years) is that the city has so much to offer. Whether you’re an artist, outdoor enthusiast, or simply need to be by the beach, there are a myriad of things to do. Even in 25 years I still have yet to experience everything San Diego has to offer.

I'm often asked what are some free and cheap things to do in San Diego, so I thought I'd share my top 20 favorite activities:

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

9 Things You Learned in Preschool That'll Help You With Online Marketing

Little boy reading a book and laughing

Many business people stress out over marketing their business online, but what I’ve learned in my 17+ years of being an entrepreneur is that everything we know about online marketing we learned at a very young age. Marketing on the Internet is actually relatively easy if you always keep in mind the basics of life.