Leland Dieno

Thoughts on Leadership and Marketing

I’ve been in the digital marketing and web development game for 15 years, I’ve been a part of some awesome companies and created some cool stuff myself. I’m a proud father and on a personal physical and mental health improvement journey… These are my thoughts on business, leadership and everything in between.

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Is Everyone Replaceable?

    So many times in a corporate or business environment we hear the phrase "everyone is replaceable" or "don't act like everyone isn't replaceable".   The truth is, that this term is often used to talk about a business' bottom line. And you know what?...

Why I invested in Paragon One

First off, I need to clearly point out that I am not an "Angel Investor". I don't have a ton of expendable capital as a single father and I don't particularly enjoy risking my money unless it's on a venture or project that I am directly involved in (ie, building)....

Quality vs Quantity

In a recent episode of the We Are Better Men Podcast I talked about an experiment run by a pottery instructor that deemed that Quality does not always win over Quantity. It was interesting to dive into the psychology and mentality of execution, process optimization...

Things I learned Being A Janitor

Between 2009 and 2012 I worked as a Janitor. Not full time, just after hours. I worked my desk job, ran my promotions company booking hip hop shows in the Greater Vancouver area and worked 3-4 hours every night as a cleaner, cleaning mostly office buildings and...

What I’m Listening To Right Now While I Work…