Cactus: A better smart power strip

Three weeks ago, I started on a project with three other Providence entrepreneurs. Our goal is to raise $10,000 dollars through the crowd funding site RocketHub, and create an awesome smart power strip: Cactus. It came together very fast, and it had to. We didn't start planning this campaign until a week before the launch -- which … Continue reading Cactus: A better smart power strip

CapitolBuddy’s blog is moving

The time has come to separate CapitolBuddy' posts from Paul's posts. This blog will remain a place for my other projects and a host for my own musings. But if you're not following this blog for those reasons, then it's time to unfollow me and head over to the new official CapitolBuddy blog, where you … Continue reading CapitolBuddy’s blog is moving

Internship Opening: Legislative Ninja

CapitolBuddy is currently available as an iOS app that helps advocacy groups be more informed and effective while working around their state legislatures. CapitoBuddy provides reliable and up-to-date information on state legislators as primary component of our product. We are looking for someone who is interested in researching state politics around the country and finding the most engaging material. You don't … Continue reading Internship Opening: Legislative Ninja

A vision for working around legislatures

When I worked around a state legislature... I spent some time at Missouri's state capitol as part of my work with Renew Missouri, but more often I heard about the struggles from my colleagues, who at peak times, might have to make the trek to Jefferson City 4 out of 5 business days. And when … Continue reading A vision for working around legislatures