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Life Expectancy

What’s the point? I’ve always set my life expectancy by comparing myself to my Dad. Dad lived to be 92 – Exactly. It was a goal to make it to 92 and he did.   Unfortunately, I’m not as slim and trim as Dad was, but I’m in reasonable health […]


How to Cast A-List Actors in Independent Films

It’s the classic “Chicken and Egg” Stuff. Investors want to see A-List Talent in your movie before they put money into your project and A-List Actors want the money in the bank before they look at your script. I’m going through this right now with The Impact Factor Movie so if […]


Season 2, Episode 4: Music, Music, Music 2

How we created the music for the Impact Manifesto Short Film and how it changed. Behind the scenes of the creation of three movie projects collectively known as The Impact Factor. It’s reality as it happens, the launch of a big dream.


Season Two Episode Two: Crushing Disappointment 4

[podcast] Behind the scenes  of the creation of three movie projects collectively known as The Impact Factor. It’s reality as it happens, the launch of a big dream. This episode talks about Levi Allen of Left Coast Media and how creating films (or any creative endeavor) can be a crushing disappointment, […]


Season Two – Episode One – Shonda Rhimes, Year Of Yes, and Unconventional Values 2

Behind the scenes of the creation of three movie projects collectively known as The Impact Factor. This episode talks about Shonda Rhimes, and her book “The Year Of Yes”, the instant New York Times bestseller from the creator of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal and executive producer of How to Get Away With Murder as Shonda shares how saying YES changed her life, the fear of saying yes and unconventional values.


The Impact Factor Podcast – Season Two

After 26 episodes of the Impact Factor Podcast, I stopped. It wasn’t that I didn’t love doing the podcast. It wasn’t that I didn’t have more to say. It was that I have SO many things that I want to do and I can’t do them all. But … I’ve […]