When I first started this year, I had a basic road map of how I envisioned it rolling out. Whilst, I ended up where I thought I would, the journey was anything but what I had in mind. After living and working in the States for 6 years, I had…


Recently I purchased an apartment (condo for those outside of Australia). When my offer was accepted my brother bought me a bottle of alcohol to celebrate. I told him that I wasn’t going to mark the occasion until the contract went unconditional. This is something I’ve always done with any…


Something I’ve learned over the last decade or more is that thoughts are very powerful things. They can affect our mood, our behavior and can take control of our entire being. It’s for this reason we have to be extremely careful and mindful of the thoughts we allow to take…


Earlier this month it was “R U OK?” day; a day where the call to action is to reach out and connect with friends and family to see how they are doing in an effort to reduce suicide rates. In the current climate, where so many are in isolation, it…


There’s a lot of debate about whether or not outbound marketing of domain names is effective. For me, the highest sales I have recorded have been a result of proactively marketing domains. That said, not all domain names are created equal and as such, not every domain name warrants outbound…


For a change of pace, I wanted to highlight some of my favourite books, albums and tv shows that have helped me navigate through this new World we’re all living in.

Books: As a young kid and teenager I was always an avid reader. I remember in Grade…


In a recent episode of Brené Brown’s podcast, Unlocking Us, she asked her guests how their hometown shaped them as a person. This got me to thinking about what qualities I can attribute to Yeppoon, the small seaside town I grew up in. I spent the first 20 years of…


I’ve always been someone that has a difficult time with letting go of things. Whether they be material, physical items or emotional feelings towards a situation or person. I guess I’m a sentimental person. I’m that person that keeps the ticket stub from a concert. Or the Playbill from the…


One of my favourite movies is Gwyneth Paltrow’s Sliding Doors. For those not familiar, the movie plays out two alternative storylines of Paltrow’s character. The two paths unfold in parallel and are based on whether or not she catches a train. I have an ongoing joke with my brother, that…

Mike Robertson

Domain name professional with over 15 years experience specializing in buying, selling, managing and monetization. Music and health & fitness enthusiast.

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