Hey Jude. Thanks For Not Letting Me Down.

I think since childhood, i’ve heard the song “Hey Jude” hundreds of times on the radio, in the car, in elevators, crappy cover bands and drunken karaoke. I never really think that song could change my life at such a perfect time, I don’t know if perfect is the right word to use for this…

Yammin it Up At TedxGreenville!

Last week was a rollercoaster, it started out not so good (as most of you know my father Cpt. Spauldad has been in the hospital), however ended with a great accumulation of returning to my past in Greenville and inspiration for the future. Greenville, South Carolina… where this whole social media career started for me,…

How To Reinvent Yourself in 7 Steps.

Last week I had a conversation with Trey Pennington about Social Media Marketing and the methods that have worked best for me to find that next step in life whether it be a career opportunity, hobby or even personal life goals. I had discussed being yourself and being unique, this week I would like to…

Nothing Is Yampossible: My Visit to Bruce’s Yams

The past week I learned that nothing is impossible, or yampossible it seems. About a year ago, I was in Greenville, SC… unemployed and pretty much starving when I discovered canned yams at the local discount foods store. I started eating yams (sweet potatoes) pretty much everyday, straight out of the can for breakfast, lunch…

Lifestyles of The Self-Employed!

At Destructo HQ, things can get a little bit nutty like any office. Phones ringing, dogs barking, tweets tweeting and the occasional burp or two from Cpt. Spauldad. Ever since I was a little destructo, I knew that my work would not take place in a conventional office setting, I think I saw the movie…

Don’t Panic…Tips for the Newly Unemployed

My dear photographer friend mentioned in my last post JacenK was just today given the boot from his job in Chicago. This was really hard news to hear knowing the living costs in that city and that he was already currently struggling just to eat there with a job. Things like this can seem like…

Henchmen’s Mail Bag: Marketing Miss Destructo

Miss Destructo’s HenchmenThey are supposed to be responding to fan mail…I think the one on the right is on Twitter. (Thanks to @Teammummy for the illustration and Jackson Publick for the background) One thing about running a blog or any website is that time from time you get those pieces of emails that sits you…