Why I am Leaving the United States – Part Two

2013/10/10 Start-Ups, Archaeology and the Infernal Revenue Service Entrepreneurs and Start-UP Ventures Since young adulthood I’ve had good years and bad years financially. The bad years increased my knowledge and skill sets so they were incredibly valuable too. As a serial entrepreneur it is not uncommon to have entire years without taxable income, while other…

Preview of Coming Attractions

2013/10/07 Having presented a number of articles about the Boot-Strap Expat adventure, it’s time take a sneak peek at what the adventure might look like. As an artist and wilderness lover it seems that there is always something wonderful to capture and record along the way. During previous adventures my cameras captured wonders that were…

What a Formal Project Plan Looks Like

Boot-Strap Expat – Formal Project Plan 2013/09/24 So what does a formal Project Plan look like? Take a look! Just click on the images for a better view. This is a Gantt chart used in Project Management to plan and provide status for a project. Each line item represents a Task, Activity or Summary of…

Some Thoughts on Planning

2013/09/21 As a Project Management professional and consultant for over two decades, I know firsthand that success is often determined before the first action is taken. I’ve developed project plans for critical systems that include over 1200 distinct activities that need to be managed in order to assure success, and success is not just the…