Amongst the ruckus I’ve made a small but important realisation: I’d rather talk to 20 people who care, than 1000 who don’t.Read more "Finding a signal"
This post was originally written in 2014. It has been updated. Wait. Before you burn me at the stake, you must at least hear my plea. I know, it’s our weekly feelgood. We’re all doing our part to recycle. But it’s just that that is the problem: recycling is a sham. Of course, it’s better […]Read more "Recycling is a sham. (updated)"
This week I’ll be launching the rebrand of Quick Brown Fox Coffee Liqueur. Many friends in the industry know it’s coming, and in fact the new bottles are already rolling into stores and bars. I am excited and proud to reveal it later this week, and in the mean time I thought I’d share some […]Read more "The rebrand of QBF (7 minute read)"
We find it appalling that supermarkets stock eggs derived from cruelty. We get disgruntled about the state of modern online journalism. What’s often forgotten though is that the entities responsible are microphones to society. They listen to us and respond with rational efficiency; a mirror to our actions: Cage eggs are 70% of the egg market. […]Read more "Microphones and Megaphones"
As David, Tod and I of Harpoon Cold Brew just launch our new Ready to Drink Cold Brew after a Winter of intense re-building there’s a pang of fear that emerges. I imagine it’s the same fear that emerges within a warrior who goes to battle. For the warrior the only way to run forth is […]Read more "It might not happen."
A comparison of four haircuts from four cities.Read more "Haircuts from around the World"
“If I only knew then what I do now” – everyoneRead more "5 things nobody told me about starting up."
Podcasts are an excellent way to entertain the mind while doing non-thinking tasks. Like making a big batch of cold brew, or driving across town. Here’s a list of my favourites.Read more "A collection of great podcasts"
While there are many great things to list, I have been brutal with refining this. It must be seven. And here they are.Read more "The Seven Wonders of Dunedin"
A good wine is one you like. The same can be said of coffee, and the same can be said of whisky. The range of flavours and aromas inherent in each of these three drinks make their sampling very enjoyable. Coffee grown in one part of the world will taste and smell completely differently from […]Read more "Smelling things: A comparison of smelling whisky, wine and coffee"