Category Archives for About Me

It’s Pronounced “Stauffer” — “Au” as in “Faucet”

What are the more annoying things I’ve experienced in my lifetime is the fact that people just can’t seem to pronounce my last name correctly. Really? Is it really that hard? My name is Ron Stauffer. Stauffer. Stauffer. S-T-A-U-F-F-E-R. In … Continue reading

22. July 2013 by Ron Stauffer
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I’m a Sucker for Print Magazines

I’m a digital guy. I’m part of the digital generation that grew up with computers and cell phones. Technology is my friend! When I want to read the news, I get it online. When I need to write something down, … Continue reading

05. January 2013 by Ron Stauffer
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Google AdWords Certification

I recently took two Google Exams: 1) Google Advertising Fundamentals and 2) Google Search Advertising Advanced Exam, and boy were they a doozy! (And by that I mean they were HARD!) I spent over 55 hours studying for both of … Continue reading

21. May 2012 by Ron Stauffer
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Never Sit in the Same Chair

I like taking classes. Especially classes outside of a traditional school environment, and when I don’t have to do homework. So I take lots of them. I take extracurricular classes all the time. Free classes, paid classes… I’ve taken classes … Continue reading

21. March 2012 by Ron Stauffer
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Apple Certified Associate

Last week, I took an exam to prove to Apple that I understand their products and know how to use them. And I passed! So now it’s official: I’m an Apple Certified Associate. But what does that actually mean? Great … Continue reading

30. December 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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My Favorite T-Shirt: Free Tibet!*

A few years ago, right when I first ventured into the scary waters of self-employment, I went to Kohl’s and bought several pairs of slacks and button-up shirts. I knew that the clothes I wore would make a statement about … Continue reading

13. August 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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Music, Multitasking and Me

I’m a strange guy when it comes to multitasking. Some tasks, such as web page development (writing PHP and HTML) are kind of mindless tasks for me so I can work with a lot of things going on at the … Continue reading

09. June 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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Inbound Marketing Certified Professional

I just recently took the “Inbound Marketing University” training course and exam. I guess I should smileā€¦ because I can now say that I am an “Inbound Marketing Certified Professional,” which is cool for for the 1% of people in … Continue reading

21. February 2011 by Ron Stauffer
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Looking Back: One Year As A Business Owner

It’s been just over a full year since I took my web design company full-time. As I was driving home from a customer’s office tonight, I had a few thoughts about past year and think about the things I’ve learned. … Continue reading

24. November 2010 by Ron Stauffer
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