How did YOU become a movie producer?

Jon Lawrence One day, I chose to DO THE WORK, of producing. It wasn’t that I wanted to BE a Producer, necessarily. Just like many other professions, film production is chock full of people who are more concerned about the title than they are about doing the...

Rock Stars (not) Wanted

This post is a little premature in that we are not yet hiring at my company, but that doesn’t stop me from operating in recruiting mode much of the time when I’m at industry or entrepreneurial events.  There are a lot of conversations going on at these...

Failure is a Battle, and Defeat is the War.

Just something on my mind this evening. There’s a lot of mantras these days about failure. That’s it’s “OK” to fail. Or that one should “fail fast.” I’ve been thinking a lot about those, not because we’re failing...

Role models in tech when you’re a father.

I haven’t blogged in a while.  I would apologize if not blogging made me a worse person, but frankly, it doesn’t.  It means I’ve been busy taking care of my family and my business. However, as I learned tonight, it does reduce my generosity and...