Why FAKE GRIMLOCK & I blog

Daniel Herr Blogging

If all of my thoughts are constantly sitting on my computer's hard drive or in my head, they have a 0% chance of helping anyone. I began blogging during the summer of 2009 with a simple Blogger site: dananimal.blogspot.com. Without context, most people might think my blogging is for "personal branding" or some sort of vanity exercise. Precisely to the contrary. After being laid off due to the economic downturn early 2009, I felt that all signs … [Read more...]

Is Sustainability Dead? Teddy Bear has the Answer

Badlands

I might argue that sustainability doesn't work. You cannot keep anything the same forever; why do you think people die? Life has to be recreated in order to continue. If you want to be real about it the only thing that is sustainable is change. "In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes." —Benjamin Franklin Wikipedia says that Sustainability is the "capacity to endure," though the defining tenet of humanity and … [Read more...]

The Fiery Blaze of Entrepreneurship

Daniel Herr with a bike a sunset on Stewart Island in New Zealand

One metaphor I have encountered is that entrepreneurship is a contagious fire with every successful flame infecting the desire for a burning blaze of entrepreneurship around it. All eventually burn off, and the first flames have the hardest work to do, but each fuels the heat of the fire and makes it possible for the blaze to burn hotter as long as their is a chimney to escape, fuel to burn, and fresh air to feed upon. That flame of … [Read more...]

Transition

DananimalBlog

I have transitioned to Wordpress.com for the time being and a new blog at danherr.com. Please feel free to browse my old blog at http://dananimal.blogspot.com/ while I get this one going. Thank you for reading my blog - Daniel S. Herr … [Read more...]

Job Opportunities for Meteorological Students in Renewable Energy – AMS 2012

Below is a video of my presentation at the American Meteorological Society to a session of approximately 150 students on January 21st, 2012 in New Orleans, LA. The topic of conversations was Job Opportunities for Meteorological Students in Clean Energy. Enjoy. If you have not done so yet, please feel free to browse my Blog. Transcript from Daniel Herr’ Presentation on Meteorology Jobs in Clean Energy 1. METEOROLOGY JOBS IN … [Read more...]