New stretch goal – Watch Rick Train

By rickColosimo / November 9, 2010 /

Hey, I’m really excited about my latest big hairy audacious goal: I’m entered in the Ironman Florida in Pensacola in November 2011. I will be raising money for REED Academy, Dylan’s school. I’ve set up a new blog at (inspired by Peter Shankman‘s similar site). I’m definitely in need of help in terms of…

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Trying to video blog with my Airbook

By rickColosimo / November 7, 2010 /

Just posted this discussion to MacJournal’s forum, following up on some other discussions that tell me the world just hasn’t done what I want: Hi, I’m investigating MacJournal to allow me to videoblog simply directly from my mac/isight. The video instructions seems to be missing the middle part, i.e., everything after record & stop and…

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Pseudo-quote on getting it wrong

By rickColosimo / November 3, 2010 /

So I was just watching a video of “some guy” (deliberately vague now because I’m going to sort of make fun of him in a minute) talking about how he uses Scrivener on his Mac for writing. But he pronounced it with a long /i/, like it rhymed with ‘hive:’ scrive-ner, as opposed to scriv-ner.…

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Email tips? Really?

By rickColosimo / April 27, 2010 /

One of my favorite authors, Seth Godin, recently posted another little list of email tips. Of course, they’re pretty much all useful and accurate. I mean, it’s hard to write a “tip” that is flat-out wrong. But I was thinking about it more in the sense of why, in 2010, do high-profile people with things…

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