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THIA Project

While I’ve been out of work, I haven’t been sitting idle. I’ve been balancing my time between applying for new opportunities, helping 1 Million Teachers where I can, and developing an idea of my own. THIA Project is a concept that I had more than half a year ago, and I’ve been spending more and…

New Blog: Upranked

So, for a while now, I’ve been trying to get over my anxiety about writing online in a way that allows me to share what I’ve learned and continue to learn about blogging, WordPress and marketing online. Since my burnout over two years ago, the only blog I’ve been able to really maintain is my…

I’m Looking For That Perfect Job

Copied from my site, BrandingDavid.com All of my work both online and off over the last six years have taught me a great deal about what I want out of a career. I’ve learned that money isn’t a true driving factor for me and that I want a job that provides me with a strong…

Working With United Way Ottawa

Last night, I got a message from Tom in Ottawa asking me if I could help out someone with a WordPress issue. They wanted to send eCards, but the plugins for WordPress were all out of date, and most of them didn’t meet the full needs of the client. I told him that I’d love…

UBB: Where are We?

So, the last I heard on the whole usage based billing front is that a review will be done, multiple hearings will be held and if UBB goes through in its current form despite all the scrutiny, then members of the government will quash it. Over 450,000 people signed the petition on StoptheMeter.ca and this…

Groupon and the Google Deal

So Groupon turned down a five billion dollar deal with Google, and I think this is the biggest mistake a company has ever made. Groupon seems to have this belief that they will take their company public and make lots of money, and continue to thrive, but what they’ve forgotten is what companies are worth…