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Nov 16, 2016

Digital Detox

Before this, I wasn’t just losing time, I was actively harming my thought process for the rest of the time that I wasn’t distracting myself. All of this consumption, in the name of doing more and better, was robbing my ability to do just that.

Aug 09, 2016

Brewery Site Framework for Craft Beer Branding Gods

In one of those "meant to be" moments, I met the founder and president of the mind-bogglingly talented craft beer agency here in Seattle, Blindtiger. Oceania (Oce for short) invited me down to the office to talk shop and it just clicked.

Apr 02, 2016

Redesign on JoshCanHelp

A few details about the current (5th) iteration of this site.

Jun 12, 2015

Lessons Learned in Agency

I've been doing agency development and design work for almost a decade, and customer service for almost 2. But I learned a lot when the tables were turned.

May 09, 2011

It Actually Happened - GetScientific is Alive!

We set out to build “an online database of learning aids, resources, links, and guides for students and professors of hard sciences” based on our experience trying to find useful resources online during our stint as undergraduate chemistry students.

Feb 25, 2011

Big Step

This is the first time I’ve ever had the opportunity to move away from something I really enjoy towards something I expect to enjoy even more. This is also the first time that I won’t have a check appear at a specific time for a specific amount anymore.

Sep 30, 2009

New custom WordPress theme and structure at JoshCanHelp

I finally made the time to finish my site’s re-design and re-build. Part of me thought this would be a minor remodel with a new WordPress theme but, in the end, I re-did all of my page content and changed my whole organization.

Aug 04, 2009

3 things that help me to write quality content

I am fascinated by how people are able (or unable) to consume the amount of information that is available on so many topics. I am also perpetually interested in improving my own ability at presenting information.

Jul 01, 2009

Tooting my own horn - Email marketing presentation

I just recently gave an hour long talk on email marketing titled '6 Questions to Ask Before Sending an Email Campaign.' I thought I’d toot my own horn a bit and post the feedback that I got.

May 28, 2009

What Kind of Tech User Are You?

While I was on the Pew Internet Project site, I took their “What Kind of Tech User Are You?” quiz. Not surprisingly, I got an A.

Oct 02, 2008

This, a typical week

I have been talking recently (more in person than anywhere) about being a generalist and what that means to me. I am, in every sense of the word, a generalist, a mash-up artist, comfortable between groups than deep within them.

Aug 23, 2008

Josh Can Help updates...

I meant to use this blog as a place to update information about my business and maybe some relevant personal stuff but I’m so boring that all I write about is work and coding!

Aug 15, 2008

Building a homepage from a blog: Part 2: Finalizing the design and planning out mark-up and CSS structure.

After weeks of stressing out in Illustrator, I finally decided on a design I like.

Aug 07, 2008

Building a homepage from a blog: Part 1: Conceptualization and Planning

When I’m complete, joshcanhelp.com will point to a home page on this blog, directing people to information about me and what I do.

Jul 18, 2008

New new business card design: the process + feedback

I also need a business card and have not been giving this important piece of a business that relies on word-of-mouth enough attention.

May 01, 2008

Self-Promotion, Me-Centricism, and Should Josh Help?

I have acquired a heavy pile of new books to certify myself in all things IT-related, an egotistical domain, and a sinking sensation that I might be going about this all the wrong way.

Apr 12, 2008

New Business Card Design

Layer-by-layer, inch-by-inch. The message is more effective as a snowball, building momentum and speed and power and influence over time, than as one massive onslaught. A better presence is made by just that: presence.

Mar 24, 2008

What Is This Blog For?

This blog is the story of Josh Can Help (dot com) ... how it came about, how it came together, and how it’s going.

Mar 17, 2008

Josh Can Help Is Alive!

I, Josh Cunningham, am starting a business, more or less by myself. You can tell that I’m serious about this because I already have a website. Take notes: website = serious stuff. That one’s free.