Here’s something super cool.
A poorly executed iPhone photo by yours truly. But thanks anyway to Courtney Shumway and Jay Taylor for showing up! You guys rock.
I’m starting to get more unique visitors when I work at places around the community for my ideaLab project.
I’m also meeting more random people that just start talking to me, because I’m that weirdo sitting at a coffee counter on my laptop.
That’s kind of the objective of this, you guys.
Sure beats staring at Sean Adkins all day.
A few weeks ago it was a woman with a local church. Continue reading
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My co-worker Sean Adkins compared me to the Roaming Gnome last week. If I could move my office to the above location, all would be right with the world.
Throughout my mobile reporting adventures, I’ve taken pictures of my computer and whatever beverage or snack I’m enjoying on-the-job.
It’s my way of saying, “Hey guys. I’m hanging out here.”
I usually post it on the ydr.com facebook page to let people know where to find me.
As usual, my coworker Sean Adkins was making fun of me the other day.
His love of gnomes runs deep.
So, I wasn’t sure whether it was a compliment or an epic diss when he compared my mobile reporting photo sessions to this little guy here. Continue reading
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