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How to Market Your Private Investigation Agency to Insurance Companies

June 14, 2016 1 Comment
How to Market Your Private Investigation Agency to Insurance Companies

One of the most popular questions I am often asked by other private investigators is “How do I Market my Investigation Agency to Insurance Companies?” My answer is that your marketing approach will depend upon whom you are targeting but here is my secret sauce…

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Another Bucket List Item – Now Off of My List. I’m a FORMER Bar Owner.

May 22, 2016 1 Comment
Another Bucket List Item – Now Off of My List. I’m a FORMER Bar Owner.

I’m giving the sports bar I am currently operating back to it’s prior owner and walking away from it. I’m going to try and avoid all of the salaciousness that would be all too easy to include and help explain my decision; and believe me, there’s plenty sordidness to go around…

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The L. Scott Harrell Video Blog Challenge… is Hard.

November 23, 2015 1 Comment
The L. Scott Harrell Video Blog Challenge… is Hard.

Three days ago I imposed upon myself to undertake a 30 day video blog challenge in which I post a vlog every day using various video technology, gear, software and apps in a variety of situations to see how it all comes out in the end. Needless to say, it’s been a rocky start…

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What is Social Capital? How Online Influence Leads To Real Wealth

January 30, 2015 1 Comment
What is Social Capital? How Online Influence Leads To Real Wealth

In my previous article I discuss personal branding and only very briefly discussed the concept of social capital. I ended with the thought, “Where financial capital fails, social capital performs tremendously well.” It’s certainly an enticing thought for me that one can brace for economic shock through the development of your personal presence on the Internet – […]

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The Power of Personal Branding and the Business of Being You

January 27, 2015 2 Comments
The Power of Personal Branding and the Business of Being You

What is a business or brand without a reputation? How well-known and regarded is this reputation and is it helping or hurting the organization? Without name recognition (good or bad) a business goes no where. It ceases to exist in the mind of the consumer. Did you know that, today, your personal brand is every […]

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YouTube’s SmarterEveryDay Takes On Facebook: 6 Tips for Fighting Digital Piracy

January 20, 2015 0 Comments
YouTube’s SmarterEveryDay Takes On Facebook: 6 Tips for Fighting Digital Piracy

Emerging Online Feud Between Popular YouTube Channel, Smarter Every Day, and Facebook over Bauer Media Group’s Unauthorized Use of Intellectual Property Prompts Video Entrepreneur Magazine Executive Editor to Issue Six Tips for Combating Digital Piracy Rife Among Abusers of Video Hosting Platforms L. Scott Harrell, Video Entrepreneur Magazine’s Executive Editor, wrote about the public row […]

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I am Looking for a Virtual Assistant – Apply Within!

January 7, 2015 1 Comment
I am Looking for a Virtual Assistant – Apply Within!

UPDATE: The VA vacancy has been filled! Thank you to everyone who showed interest and applied; there were some really excellent candidates in a very short amount of time. I want to especially thank those of you who shared my post with others. It was a huge help! I’m currently looking for a full-time virtual […]

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[Video] Scuba Diving with Bull Sharks in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico!

January 5, 2015 0 Comments
[Video] Scuba Diving with Bull Sharks in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico!

I live in Cozumel, Mexico and have been diving, both professionally and recreationally for almost 30 years – my first bull shark dive experience is absolutely a stand out among 2000+ dives! Four very experienced divers and I headed to Playa Del Carmen to scuba dive with bull sharks; I had heard about this dive so […]

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FAA Green-lights Commercial UAV Drone Use for 6 Hollywood Film Production Companies

September 27, 2014 5 Comments
FAA Green-lights Commercial UAV Drone Use for 6 Hollywood Film Production Companies

On September 25, 2014, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) granted an exemption to its ban on commercial drone use to six movie and television production companies. Negotiations for a similar exemption with a seventh company, Flying-Cam Inc., are currently pending. The waiver will allow the companies to use for filming use unmanned aerial drones within […]

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How Teatro Degollado Almost Ruined My Vacation in Guadalajara, Mexico

September 21, 2014 1 Comment
How Teatro Degollado Almost Ruined My Vacation in Guadalajara, Mexico

Things are finally settling down now after our epic vacation to Guadalajara, Mexico specifically for El Encuentro Internacional del Mariachi y la Charrería and to see the beautiful state of Jalisco (the birthplace of tequila). Looking back, our week and a half there was pretty spectacular, but there was an instance during our visit that continues to […]

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