Projects

A running log of all the projects I've gotten myself into.

October 2020

Navalmanack for Roam Research

The Almanack of Naval Ravikant is a project by @EricJorgenson, compiling the wisdom and words of @naval from his writings and interviews. He released it to the public and I adapted it for Roam Research.
October 2020

Navalmanack for Roam Research

The Almanack of Naval Ravikant is a project by @EricJorgenson, compiling the wisdom and words of @naval from his writings and interviews. He released it to the public and I adapted it for Roam Research.
2019 - Present

Check

A company I co-founded with Matthew Armstrong building mobile-first, field service management software for lawn care operators.
2019 - Present

Check

A company I co-founded with Matthew Armstrong building mobile-first, field service management software for lawn care operators.
2010 - Present

Christmas Cards

A family tradition.
2010 - Present

Christmas Cards

A family tradition.
March 2018

TEDx — How to Design a User-Friendly Life

The principles of design aren't limited to fonts and colors — they're a framework for designing a more user friendly world. Jacob shares three design principles that can be used to design change in radical ways. Starting with your own life.
March 2018

TEDx — How to Design a User-Friendly Life

The principles of design aren't limited to fonts and colors — they're a framework for designing a more user friendly world. Jacob shares three design principles that can be used to design change in radical ways. Starting with your own life.
2017 - 2018

whatisminimalism.com

A minimal website on minimalism.
2017 - 2018

whatisminimalism.com

A minimal website on minimalism.
2017 - 2018

Drawl

A podcast on Southern Spoken Word Poetry, co-created with Abe Felix, Donney Rose and Desiree Daligiacomo. I helped produce the first season of 25 episodes.
2017 - 2018

Drawl

A podcast on Southern Spoken Word Poetry, co-created with Abe Felix, Donney Rose and Desiree Daligiacomo. I helped produce the first season of 25 episodes.
2017 - 2018

Parachute.fm

A podcast network and production house I co-founded with Abe Felix to house our shows and to produce other shows for folks.
2017 - 2018

Parachute.fm

A podcast network and production house I co-founded with Abe Felix to house our shows and to produce other shows for folks.
September 2017

The altBR Summit

We brought together the city’s movers and shakers for The altBR Summit to hear from speakers such as Mayor Sharon Broome, Metromorphesis founder, Pastor Raymond Jetson and Walls Project CEO, Casey Phillips, as they inspired and cast vision for the city.
September 2017

The altBR Summit

We brought together the city’s movers and shakers for The altBR Summit to hear from speakers such as Mayor Sharon Broome, Metromorphesis founder, Pastor Raymond Jetson and Walls Project CEO, Casey Phillips, as they inspired and cast vision for the city.
2016 - 2018

The altBR Podcast

I hosted the long-form interview podcast, co-created with Abe Felix. I had over 100 conversations with Baton Rouge’s most notable change makers, celebrating their work to make Baton Rouge a better place.
2016 - 2018

The altBR Podcast

I hosted the long-form interview podcast, co-created with Abe Felix. I had over 100 conversations with Baton Rouge’s most notable change makers, celebrating their work to make Baton Rouge a better place.
2014 - 2016

Email Newsletter

A weekly eNewsletter that I sent out to ~2,500 subscribers. It consisted of articles, cool tools, books, and quotes that I liked, among other things.
2014 - 2016

Email Newsletter

A weekly eNewsletter that I sent out to ~2,500 subscribers. It consisted of articles, cool tools, books, and quotes that I liked, among other things.
2014 - 2016

Blog

I published 2-3 posts a week for three years on creativity and minimalism.
2014 - 2016

Blog

I published 2-3 posts a week for three years on creativity and minimalism.
August 2014

Story Arc

An eBook on how to simplify, prioritize and take action in your life. Written while backpacking across Europe for three months with my best friend.
August 2014

Story Arc

An eBook on how to simplify, prioritize and take action in your life. Written while backpacking across Europe for three months with my best friend.
March 2014

Arrows

A book on missional lifestyle design. Full of typos and things I sometimes wish I could re-write. Sold a few hundred copies.
March 2014

Arrows

A book on missional lifestyle design. Full of typos and things I sometimes wish I could re-write. Sold a few hundred copies.
2014 - 2015

The Anti-mediocrity Toolkit

A directory of resources, SAAS products, books, tools and other useful things to help you live a better life.
2014 - 2015

The Anti-mediocrity Toolkit

A directory of resources, SAAS products, books, tools and other useful things to help you live a better life.
2013 - 2015

Photography

Freelance portrait and commercial photography. I shot for over 8 years professionally, but this was when I ran it as a legitimate business.
2013 - 2015

Photography

Freelance portrait and commercial photography. I shot for over 8 years professionally, but this was when I ran it as a legitimate business.
2011 - 2012

Give Apparel

Christian clothing line that was spun out of #ashtags. Never took off.
2011 - 2012

Give Apparel

Christian clothing line that was spun out of #ashtags. Never took off.
2011

#ashtags

Caused-focused clothing line. Started as a way to raise money for my friend who was going through her third bout with cancer. Expanded the brand to other causes but it never took off.
2011

#ashtags

Caused-focused clothing line. Started as a way to raise money for my friend who was going through her third bout with cancer. Expanded the brand to other causes but it never took off.
A long, long time ago

Disciple's Cross

When I was 15, my parents gave me $50 and told me I could keep it if I doubled it. I used the $50 to get certified as a Disciples Cross producer and distributer and made a few thousand dollars.
A long, long time ago

Disciple's Cross

When I was 15, my parents gave me $50 and told me I could keep it if I doubled it. I used the $50 to get certified as a Disciples Cross producer and distributer and made a few thousand dollars.