About the Author

Chris Shiflett

Hi, I’m Chris: entrepreneur, community leader, husband, and father. I live and work in Boulder, CO.


All posts for 2014

Brooklyn Beta Opening Remarks

Welcome to Brooklyn Beta. We’re so glad you’re here. Thank you for sharing your day with us. For many of you, this is your first time, and you’ve got some questions. What are we doing here? We don’t know who’s speaking. We don’t know wh…

The Motherfuton News

I absolutely loved the first season (two episodes) of MFN, so I’m highly anticipating the new season. Watch out, Idina Menzel. You’ve got some serious competition. As an experiment, please don’t share this on Twitter or Facebook.…

Breakfast in the Sunshine

I wrote something for the Fictive Kin blog called Breakfast in the Sunshine: To help clients appreciate the benefits of asking me to solve a problem rather than implement a solution, I often use a simple metaphor. Don’t ask for a window in the kitch…

2013 Highlights

I don’t blog as much as I used to, or as much as I’d like to, but recording my highlights from the previous year is a tradition I don’t want to lose. The year began with a trip to Edinburgh with my wife and daughter, where we spent a few days ex…