How to Succeed In-House

How to Succeed In-House

A few weeks ago my friend and former colleague Patrick Stox posted “How to Succeed in Enterprise SEO”. It’s an article that I encourage everyone to read, whether they are an SEO or not. It echoed a lot of thoughts…

A Look at My Home Office

A Look at My Home Office

Our office environment can make or break us…which can sometimes be difficult because we don’t always have a say in where we work. Like many of you this week, I’m not having a say in where I work as instead…

What We Can Learn from the Shutting Down of HQ Trivia

Did you hear the news? Probably not. HQ Trivia finally shut down. The once-beloved Mobile Application that allowed you to play a game of trivia with people across the globe is now no more. After struggling to raise money and…

What I've Learned About Losing My Identity

What I’ve Learned About Losing My Identity

As Will Smith once rapped, this is a story about how my life got turned upside down…not once, not twice, but three times. Your identity, it’s something that we take for granted in today’s day and age. We all have…

Hard Work Does Pay Off

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?

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…

GoodBye 2016

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

Twitter and Its Impending 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

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

Looking Back at The 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.