Closed Beaches, $2 Trillion, Egg Shortage and Digital Dollars: CA Stay at Home Order Day 5

Closed Beaches, $2 Trillion, Egg Shortage and Digital Dollars: CA Stay at Home Order Day 5

We just got back from our 5 am family walk this morning. I felt like I got punched in the stomach when my wife pointed out the flashing road construction sign that said COVID-19 DEL MAR flashing to BEACHES CLOSED. After getting home and doing more research, I’ve found that all of the beaches in… Continue Reading

Zillow ‘Uncertain’ of Real Estate’s New Future

Zillow ‘Uncertain’ of Real Estate’s New Future

Zillow Group Pauses Home Buying in Zillow Offers in Response to COVID-19 and Market Uncertainty More opportunities for real estate investors? Zillow, the Seattle-based company which swore it would never be in the real estate business is suspending their home buying in Zillow Offers. Zillow Group today announced it will ‘pause’ home buying in all… Continue Reading

Disaster Assistance Now Available to all Washington Small Businesses Economically Impacted by COVID-19

Disaster Assistance Now Available to all Washington Small Businesses Economically Impacted by COVID-19

The Washington State Department of Commerce want businesses in our state to know that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has amended its original disaster declaration to apply to all Washington small businesses, regardless of county. These low-interest loans for working capital are now available to any small businesses suffering economic fallout from the COVID-19… Continue Reading

On Behalf of Rideshare Drivers and All Freelancers:  An Open Letter to All Elected Officials – Especially US Senators and Representatives

On Behalf of Rideshare Drivers and All Freelancers: An Open Letter to All Elected Officials – Especially US Senators and Representatives

Publisher’s Note: I recently received an email from the Seattle Film Summit suggesting for all freelancers (like myself) to write an email to our US Senators and Representatives. This is my modified version of the email template that they suggested that I sent to my California Senators and Representative Mike Levin. If you are also… Continue Reading

Hero or Part of the Problem?:  California Stay at Home Order Day 4

Hero or Part of the Problem?: California Stay at Home Order Day 4

Oh man (and/or woman) – I’m really trying to stay positive and look for all the good things that can come out of this super difficult situation. I’m working on myself – trying not to comment on conspiracy theories or the huge amount of political mud slinging from all sides. I’ve been trying to encourage… Continue Reading

Routines, Systems and Fasting: California Stay at Home Order Day 3

Today is Day 3 of the official California Stay at Home Order due to the Chinese Corona Virus Pandemic. This morning we started a new family routine: Stacia, Ava Kalea and I all got up at 5 am and took a nice long walk with a quick stop at the beach / lifeguard tower in… Continue Reading

Non-Profits Looking for Help with Salesforce?

Non-Profits Looking for Help with Salesforce?

If you run or work with a non-profit that uses Salesforce – or is thinking about using the Salesforce platform, I would love to help you out. At this point in time, I am available to help one lucky non-profit with their Salesforce.com administration needs – on a volunteer basis. The Salesforce platform can help… Continue Reading

Senator Murray Wants Trump Admin Investigated About Chinese Corona Virus

Senator Murray Wants Trump Admin Investigated About Chinese Corona Virus

Comment on Seattle Times, another left wing media organization, much like CNN. From the far-left leaning Seattle Times: Sen. Patty Murray (yes, the same Patty Murray who backed Obama’s Iran Nuclear payoff) asks for investigation into coronavirus testing, cites failures by Trump administration Just when all the grown ups are actually pulling together to fight… Continue Reading