Your Reputation Precedes You

I play guitar for an artist named Dylan Bloom. He's one of the most popular independent country acts in the midwest. Almost every week he sends me text messages asking if I’m available to play gigs with him. In addition to playing with Dylan, I play guitar for my church, and on occasion, other churches … Continue reading Your Reputation Precedes You

Project Slayer

When you work for yourself, it’s difficult to stay organized and motivated. Project Slayer helps me do both. Here’s how it works. The idea was inspired by the show “Silicon Valley” and is based on a project management tool called “Scrum.” Scrum is widely used for group programming projects in the real world and I’ve … Continue reading Project Slayer

GMBA 29 – Fighting For his Life – Kurt Podany talks World Championships, a Gunshot Wound and Stage 4 Cancer

Gentleman Badass Podcast Theme Song written by Josh Kidney “Invictus” Performed by Mike Kendall Brought to you by 88 Tactical, Big Brain Tattoo and Big Brain West YouTube Mailing List Email Kurt's Website KurtPodanyKickboxing.com Book of the Week Coach: Lessons on the Game of Life - Michael Lewis

So you think you can fight?

If you’ve never played guitar, do you think it would be wise to challenge a guitar player to a guitar dual? If you’ve never written a line of code, do you think you could code better than a coder who works for Google?  What about a coder who works for a local business?  What about … Continue reading So you think you can fight?

GMBA 28 – Check out the Big Brain on Smitty – Tattoo Entrepreneurship, Setting a World Record, and Improving His Industry

Gentleman Badass Podcast Theme Song written by Josh Kidney “Invictus” Performed by Mike Kendall Brought to you by 88 Tactical, Big Brain Tattoo and Big Brain West YouTube Mailing List Email Big Brain Artists Dominic Holmes Lenny Renken Seth Agar Jason Morrow Book an Appointment BigBrainOmaha.com Book of the Week Talent is Overrated - Geoff Colvin

Experiments with Alcohol

The Challenge Every year, starting the day after my birthday, I like to set a challenge for myself. This year I took a two month fast from alcohol. I’m not a heavy drinker, but I am a regular drinker. It’s hard not to be when you play in a country band. Busch Light is often … Continue reading Experiments with Alcohol