Last updated on June 6th, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
A lot of people are afraid of failure. In fact, they're so afraid of it, that it stops them cold in their tracks and prevents them from ever moving forward towards the things they want. But this whole "failure" thing is completely misunderstood. We have totally wrong ideas about it. (more…)
Last updated on May 24th, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
First, build a set of valuable and complimentary skills. This ties into something called your "skill stack." This is a set of skills that 1) come naturally to you -- that you naturally gravitate towards, and 2) skills that you may not like as much, but that support and compliment your existing skills. (more…)
Last updated on May 11th, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
In business, you need 1) An audience with a pain they're willing to pay to solve, 2) A product or service that solves their pain, 3) A way to communicate to this audience (aka: marketing). And it goes in that order. (more…)
Last updated on April 21st, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
You, me, and everyone else has three very valuable and rare assets. Let's dig in, explore, and see what these are all about. (more…)
Last updated on April 11th, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
Here's the biggest problem with internet "experts": To people who are actively searching online, looking for answers, they don't know what htey don't know -- and hey, there's nothing wrong with that. We all have to start somewhere anytime we start somethign new, right? (more…)
Last updated on April 1st, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
There are tons of reasons to absolutely love business. Here, we'll delve into three big reasons to love business. Let's dig into it! (more…)
Last updated on March 31st, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
Prior to the internet, if you're old enough to remember, gatekeepers like record labels, news outlets, colleges and universities, book publishers, and so on decided who got published (and who could have a career) and who was condemned to obscurity. (more…)
Last updated on March 21st, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
The whole notion of "do what you love" is poorly thought out, because it implies that we should focus on one single thing that we're truly passionate about. In fact, it's a big, fat, stinkin' myth that I'm gonna stomp all over. There's this idea that each of us were put on this earth for just one single purpose -- that there's one thing we were meant to do with our time here, and just that one thing only. (more…)
Last updated on March 12th, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
Starting and running an online business can seem overwhelming, complex, and kinda scary right?. Trust me, I've been there! I've been through the ringer on more than one occasion. It's not fun...but it makes you stronger, more resilient, and smarter...that's for sure. (more…)
Last updated on March 1st, 2021. Posted in Mindset & Mission.
In life, we can choose what kind of games we want to play. Some people play consumer games, where they buy brands and follow trends not necessarily because they like them, but because they want to signal to the other chimps in the tribe that they're further up the social hierarchy than the other primates. That's perfectly fine. That's a legitimate game to play if you like. But there are other games to play, too. (more…)