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Author Archives: Ryan

Work Makes Perfect

We often go through life saying to ourselves, “I want to do this,” or “I want to be better at that,” only to find later that little has actually changed. Humans are perhaps the most adaptable and versatile creatures on Earth, yet we find we are not naturally prone to change. We’ve all heard the… Continue Reading

When My Time Comes…

Very little of conventional music moves me these days. That’s why I’ve almost entirely abandoned traditional radio (except for talk radio) and listen almost exclusively to Pandora.com. But beyond simple listening pleasure, every once in a great while, it seems a song will jump out at me and resonate much deeper than its catchy pop… Continue Reading

Full Sailing

In December of 2010 I graduated from Full Sail University with a Masters in Entertainment Business. My late nights working on homework have finally paid off and I can now add a masters to my collection of degrees. To say I am happy to be done would be an understatement but I wouldn’t trade in… Continue Reading

Mobile Advancement in the U.S.

One of the major challenges that mobile companies in the USA have had to deal with is the vast space our country covers. The US is the third largest country in the world by size, with a vast population scattered across it, meaning that any nationwide network has a lot of ground to cover in… Continue Reading

Mobile Banking Pros and Cons

Q: What opportunities and challenges present themselves when using a mobile device to conduct personal business and finances?   A: I personally look at mobile banking the same way I look at having mobile access to the internet. I do 90% of my banking online and have been for about the past 5 years. I… Continue Reading

Mobile Interaction for Live Events

Q: After a thorough review of the website and software “textlive” has to offer, who would this technology appeal to and why does it have the potential to gain such an avid appeal? A: Textlive has an obvious appeal to the young singles crowd in night clubs, dances and public parties. This demographic is already… Continue Reading

The Future of Mobile Marketing

No one likes to be interrupted and no one wants to be sold to. The advent of the DVR is a testimony of that. Relevance is now the name of the game and providing value through your marketing medium is the key to getting your message to stick. With the explosion of social networks and… Continue Reading

You Can Call Me, “Master”

That’s right, I will soon be called “Master.” As soon as I complete the remaining 6 courses in the program that is. I’m currently attending Full Sail University Online in their Entertainment Business Masters program. So far, I’d give the program 8 out of 10 stars overall. There are definitely some things that could be… Continue Reading