Hard Work Does Pay Off

So my Mother retired this past Friday. After 20-plus years, she stepped down from CVS. A company that she’s been at, for what seems like forever (or at least since I was in middle school). My Mother’s a rare breed….

What’s in My Bag @Cole_Watts?

Hey guys, by now you may have seen online that I got a new bag. After my Messenger Bag got ripped, it’s nothing short of ironic that Waste Industries, my current employer, gave away new bookbags as part of an employee appreciation…

2016 is fast approaching and instead of doing my annual video series, I figured I’d just write about what I liked and hated as 2016 comes to a close. What I liked: Watts Digital – My freelance business caught on and…

Twitter's Future

Now you’re probably wondering why I hate Twitter. How can someone who has 26K tweets hate the social media platform that he’s spent so much time on?

A Pursuit of Happiness

Happiness, it’s something that we’re all constantly looking for, though not all of us are willing to admit it. We often catch it but have to let it go. Sometimes we have it for fleeting minutes, be it causing a…

Triangle Marketing Club

So we’re fast approaching the 1-year anniversary of the Triangle Marketing Club. For those who arn’t familiar with the Triangle Marketing Club, it’s a local networking event that was created in the Triangle by myself and Chris Douglas.

What Kanye West's Epic Twitter Rant, Can Teach Us About Social Media

Where were you Wednesday when the Kanye tweets rolled out? Chances are, you were at work scrolling through your Facebook feed or maybe even checking your Twitter account on your iPhone when you saw #Kanye was trending.

4 Newsletters You Should Subscribe Too

So if you may have heard, I recently ended the local newsletter that I sent out on Sunday’s. The Triangle 7, local networking newsletter in the Raleigh-Triangle area, last newsletter got sent this past Sunday and ending it was a hard choice.

New Year, New Website.

As I mentioned in my 2015 Year in Review video, there were a lot of changes in my life last year, and with change comes new focus. If 2015 was the year of change, 2016 is the year of focus.