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How To Start An Effective Church Podcast

How To Start An Effective Church Podcast

By Matt Pritchett / June 11, 2018

Podcasts. Seems like everyone has one these days, and for good reason. Podcasting has taken off in the past couple of years and remains a strong way to increase brand recognition, communicate organization messaging, and best of all, tell incredible stories. Always start with why You may think that you can just “build it and…

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Want To Be A High Performer? Here’s How To Start.

By Matt Pritchett / May 22, 2017

In case you haven’t read any other posts of mine, I talk about Chris Lema, a lot. Chris is someone that has made several big impacts on my career and life. He hired me at Crowd Favorite to solve big client services problems. He helped me build a foundation and vision for my own business…

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2017 Travel Plans

Will I See You In 2017? Let’s Find Out!

By Matt Pritchett / January 17, 2017

UPDATED 3/9/17 6:38 AM – Again, unfortunately plans change sometimes. after much discussion, the wife and i have decided that cabopress wouldn’t be in our best interest as a family this year and so I have withdrawn my application. i will miss the event and the incredible people a ton this year, but know that…

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Thoughts on Side Projects and Family

By Matt Pritchett / January 29, 2016

If you don’t know John Saddington, entrepreneur, software engineer, indie developer, and family man, you need to stop right now and go read his blog. The whole thing. I’ll wait. Ok, now that you’re back, 🙂 I hope you read his most recent post on this topic. I have a huge amount of respect for…

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Should I?

By Matt Pritchett / December 14, 2015

My eldest had her third birthday this weekend. We had a very fun, present-filled celebration with family and even FaceTimed with those that couldn’t be there. It was a truly merry time. One of the things that I learning as a father is to enjoy those little moments as they fly by and are so…

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Growing Outside the WordPress Box

Growing Outside the WordPress Box

By Matt Pritchett / October 7, 2015

Sometimes I get too focused. I stop growing. I’ve been “head down” for the past several months. After joining Crowd Favorite, I jumped right into several projects. I also moved 800 miles from Texas to Georgia. Moving is both expensive and complex. There are licenses to update, crazy amounts of bills and lots of records…

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What Putting Family First Actually Means

What Putting Family First Actually Means

By Matt Pritchett / August 7, 2015

Disclaimer: I realize, up front, that not everyone is in the position that I am. Not everyone values the same things I do. Nor does everyone believe the same things that I do. But you, dear reader, are on my personal blog. You have been warned. 🙂 There’s been a lot of tweets, chatter, blog…

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Happy Independence Day

Happy Independence Day

By Matt Pritchett / July 3, 2015

Happy Independence Day to all my fellow Americans. I’m taking the day off to spend time with friends and family in preparation for tomorrow’s national holiday. Enjoy your day off if you can and grill some meat and sip something cold. 🙂

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Reducing Clutter

Reducing Clutter

By Matt Pritchett / April 27, 2015

My family and I are leaving Texas. Don’t get me wrong, we have loved living in Dallas. There are lots of things to do, lots of restaurants, and our church small group has been awesome. But we have decided that we want to be closer to family for ourselves and our children. We’ll be heading…

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Connecting People

Connecting People

By Matt Pritchett / April 7, 2015

While developers and business owners get a lot of love in the WordPress community, there is another skillset that lurks beneath the usual din of blog posts and events. It can be far more valuable and far reaching than code or business plans. This skill, applied at the right moments, can and has changed my…

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