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That time Lori Gottlieb quoted me in the Atlantic about how women are too picky

That time Lori Gottlieb quoted me in the Atlantic about how women are too picky

Back in my 30s, my Renaissance Weekend friend formally interviewed me for an article she was writing for The Atlantic. I felt feelings of both pride and humiliation.

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A Social Media Conversation With Chris Abraham by The Buzz Bin

A Social Media Conversation With Chris Abraham by The Buzz Bin

Geoff Livingston interviewed me for The Buzz Bin back on July 19, 2007, and I discovered it today while Vanity Searching and thought I would revive it and share it with you here.

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5 Reasons You Should Consider Getting Your Master's in Computer Science

5 Reasons You Should Consider Getting Your Master's in Computer Science

A computer science degree opens the door to jobs in software design, network administration, app development, and IT support.

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Dekafit by Spartan Zones Official Map

Dekafit by Spartan Zones Official Map

The DEKAFIT model is made up of 10 unique DEKA Fitness Zones, each designed for its own specific purpose. All DEKA Fitness Zones require basic essential movements. Historically speaking, many of these movements were required in order to help humans survive.

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Gerris Working with Spartan Race to Launch Dekafit With Influencer Marketing

We at Gerris are excited to be working with Spartan Race to launch their new fitness, racing, and competition product called Dekafit by connecting with online fitness influencers of all types.

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Spartan Launched Dekafit

Spartan Launched Dekafit

DEKAFIT is a true modern-day decathlon of fitness for participants of each and every fitness level. It's the very first environment that inspires continuous training and exercise. Putting an emphasis on training with a purpose, DEKAFIT gives you the ability to consistently set goals and challenge yourself.

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Don't Let The Size Of Your Business Get In Your Way!

When it comes to running any business, there are always going to be things that get in your way. If you spend all of your time complaining about how unfair that is, you're never going to get anywhere. The truth is that there are always workarounds for any business challenge as long as you're willing to put in the time and hard work.

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How To Hold A Productive Business Meeting

It doesn't matter how long you’ve been in business, a meeting is not an easy thing to command. There are always nerves and worries that you’ll get tongue-tied, or the message which you’re trying to convey won’t get across. There is also the worry that people will be bored with what you have to say, and you won’t engage your audience as you speak.

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Happy Valentines Day

I found this online on July 1, 2019, and am setting this to post on my blog on February 14, 2020. In the future!

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Turns out my perfect watch was always a Casio G-Shock GW-5000 Square

Turns out my perfect watch was always a Casio G-Shock GW-5000 Square

I tried being the Seiko Diver guy but it turns out I've loved digital watches ever since Indiglo so my EDC watch is now the Casio G-Shock GW-5000-1JF, the Japanese-made version of the everyman's digital G-Shock Square that you can pick up at Wal-Mart for $50.

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Starting a Business? It Pays to Seek Niche Advice

Starting a business is no laughing matter. It’s probably one of the most difficult things that you’ll ever do in your life, aside from raising a family. It takes many considerations, it requires a lot of patience and hard work, you need to be dedicated, and it can collapse around you if you’re not vigilant.

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Addicted to Blundstone Boots Since 1996

Addicted to Blundstone Boots Since 1996

Long story short, during the Summer of 1996, I had decided to wear steel-toed boots on a plane trip with stops all across the earth. Even though it was five-years before 9/11 and the TSA didn't get exist, metal detectors did. By the time I got to Sydney, Australia, I traded the heavy pair of construction boots for a sleek pair of slip-on Australian farmer boots: a sleek chic pair of dark brown Blunnies—Blundstone 500s.

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Memories of Renaissance at Oxford

Memories of Renaissance at Oxford

Back in 2002 I attended a special conference on the campus of Oxford University and lived in a student cell at Pembroke College. It was amazing.

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Catering to a Niche With Your Business

Niche markets can be extremely fun to cater too, but they also tend to be high risk due to lying in untraversed territory. If you think you can cater to a niche market, hopefully, the following advice will help you to get started out in the right direction!

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The Mackinaw Red Filson Small Duffle

The Mackinaw Red Filson Small Duffle

I have a Filson problem in particular and I have a bag problem in general. From the very moment I needed to buy a courier bag for my time as a bike messenger back in the late 80s, early 90s, until now.

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Clever Ways To Make Your Business Green

Being green benefits the planet as much as your business. Sustainable practices not only save money but attract new customers too. Although building an eco-friendly company seems difficult, there are many small changes you can make. Try out an idea or two from below and make your business a greener one.

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Halloween 2007 Influencer Campaign for The Pew Campaign for Fuel Efficiency

Halloween 2007 Influencer Campaign for The Pew Campaign for Fuel Efficiency

Back in 2007, during Halloween, my company, then named Abraham Harrison, landed Pew as a public affairs online influencer marketing client for the 2007 Energy Bill for the National Environmental Trust (NET).

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4 Key Steps to Protecting Your Devices Next Year

4 Key Steps to Protecting Your Devices Next Year

Our mobile devices play a fundamental part in our lives, opening up possibilities we wouldn’t have without them. However, our ubiquitous use of devices like smartphones, tablets, laptops, and desktops can mean we’re putting a lot of personal data at risk.

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Seasons Greetings from Dan and Chris at Gerris

Remember, this will be the only year in history when your foresight is 2020!

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24 extremely short reviews of current television programs

24 extremely short reviews of current television programs

I watch too much TV. It runs in the background. I need the noise in order to focus. May you benefit from my sacrifice. Here are 24 extremely short reviews of current television programs for you to check out over the holiday.

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AppFollow is Moz for Google, Apple, Amazon, and Windows Apps

AppFollow is Moz for Google, Apple, Amazon, and Windows Apps

Everyone wants to make their quick fortune by coding the next TikTok and entering the billion-dollar unicorn club. Recently I had to become an expert in the space for a client who wanted me to consult her on the best way to promote a broad portfolio of products and services, some of which include iOS and Android apps. Not only do I need to understand submission and listing but I need to know how to do everything that will lure people gladly into the trap known as downloading, positively reviewing, and then buying an app in a sea of a thousand million apps—and games.

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Key Steps To Follow To Ensure Your Online Business Succeeds

In today's modern society, ecommerce is booming. Unfortunately, this can give off the impression that opening your own business online is so simple, which just isn’t the case. You risk a lot of energy, time, and money when you decide to take up such a venture, and that’s why it’s so important that you are able to succeed.

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If you've got a business—you didn't build that

If you've got a business—you didn't build that

"You didn't build that" is a phrase from a 2012 election campaign speech delivered by United States President Barack Obama on July 13, 2012, in Roanoke, Virginia.

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Build It Up Before It Gets Knocked Down! Preparing Your Business For Disaster

Naturally, with any sort of disaster, there is going to be downtime, but as a business needs to get back on its feet right away, this is what a backup plan is for, as well as ensuring that your business is prepared for whatever is thrown at it.

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Differentiating Your Company From Others In Your Marketplace

In the modern age, building your business into something successful is about looking ahead.

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Where To Invest Money Into Your Business

Investing your money is certainly something any business should be looking to do, no matter how big or small the company is. Whether you’ve just started off or you’ve been established for a while, there’s definitely plenty you can do to improve areas of your business through re-investing and investments in general. Here are some places worth spending your money.

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How Offline Marketing Still Works in a Digital World

Marketing online is something that can really benefit your business. Online marketing allows you to track all of the details from campaigns, as there is so much different information from click-through rate, monitor search keywords, as well as where your audience is coming from. And as a result, it can be easy to think that any other form of marketing, especially any ‘traditional’ marketing, is something that won’t have any value these days. How offline marketing techniques compare?

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Marketing The Medical Industry In The Modern Day

Marketing the medical industry can prove difficult because it's not just about getting a business out there, it's about providing real, human care. This means that we need to ensure that our business provides the services, but also delivers the results so much so that we can use this as a key component to promoting our practice.

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