SwagSam’s First Book!

SwagSam’s First Book! In January of 2017, I wrote down a goal to publish my first book by May 1st, 2018. On May 1st of 2018, Success with Swag(ger) my very first book was published. Honestly, this book I just completed was not the first topic I had in mind. Originally, I wanted to write a...

Interviewing the CEO of 99designs in Oakland

Interviewing the CEO of 99designs in Oakland If you haven’t heard already, I started a new Podcast called Brand Hero. This past week my episode with the CEO of 99designs, Patrick Llewellyn, went live. To hear the whole podcast, click here and you’ll be redirected to iTunes. About the Pod A platform...

2018 SWAG Guide (Part 1: Public Speaking)

2018 SWAG Guide (Part 1: Public Speaking) 2018 SWAG Guide (Part 1: Public Speaking) I hope your 2018 is off to a great start! Every year, the largest SWAG Show of the year takes place right after CES in Mandalay Bay. I’ll tell you – 6 days in Vegas is too long! However, I’m more fired up for the new...

WhatUp, NOW DAILY.

WhatUp, NOW DAILY. People often ask how did the WhatUp Silicon Valley Podcast come about… Well, the truth is Sam is a huge fantasy football fan and after an early exit in the 2016 playoffs Sam substituted his listening of SiriusXM Fantasy Football shows for podcasts. First he saw that...

Showing up.

Showing up. Often times people say half the battle is just showing up. I’d counter that by saying being ready. As I from time to time mention, I’m in the SWAG business. No, I’m not talking about being on the creative team for Old Spice commercials, nor am I...