I find it interesting how Don just published this post on the owner versus employee mindset. Why? I saved the title for this post over the past 24 hours but did not write it until now. Don and I are on the same wavelength. Every day, I observe bloggers who spend precious hours reading and

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I run a multi-million dollar brick and mortar IT shop and am also a business coach. It’s interesting to see the mindset differences between people who are still in the employee mindset worried about how much they are making each hour, and those in the owner mindset thinking about margin and investment opportunities. It seems

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Do you feel a bit lost in life? Do you crave personal growth tips to feel better? I spend today launching a new course and doing my normal guest posting, blogging and broadcasting bit. Blogging rocks. My life of travel feels pretty fun too. But I grew within to succeed in the outside world. I

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A few moments ago I began watching a Hulu documentary on the Fyre Festival. I saw the Netflix documentary on the event when it went live one year ago. Long the subject of meme’s, the Fyre Festival became the poster story for greed, hollow influencer endorsements and everything wrong in the online world. Currently, the

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I spend a few moments daily reading Quora questions to help my fellow bloggers. Without fail, bloggers ask mostly about how to get blog traffic or blog profits. What is the quickest way to get anything in life? Give. Give generously of your energy, time and talents to position yourself to receive. Generous people tend

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I had a little blow up last night where I went off on someone. But I did apologize today. Why? Apologizing frees you from the person whom you offered the apology. Being free, you feel good again. Being bound – if you do not apologize – you energetically tie yourself to this person for the

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Many are thinking about the fun toys they’ll get with their tax returns in the first few months of each year. That’s one way to live life, and I’m the first to admit that it’s fun to blow money, but it’s also an excellent way to get stuck living paycheck to paycheck.  If you want

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The most difficult, agonizing entrepreneurial lesson I had to learn involved releasing short term desires for massive long term growth. I wanted to make enough to cover bills and boost my savings in quick, tidy fashion, through my blogging business. Goodness did I quickly learn how business does not work that way. I tried squeezing

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I literally only do a few things daily. Write blog posts. Write guest posts. Record a few videos. Network by generously helping other bloggers. I also promote a fair chunk of my 100 plus eBooks around the clock. Doesn’t this sound simple? I learned my lesson years ago. Trying to make things complex only adds

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How many times has someone asked you this question in regards to chasing some dream? How many times did you ask yourself that question in regards to following your dream? Is it worth it? My answer: if you plan to be alive, yes. Of course following your dream is worth it. Did you think of

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“We need a replacement speaker for the conference Saturday, the guy who was supposed to do it isn’t going to be able to make it. Can you help?” “Sure,” was my reply. “Thank you so much!!!” Years of Preparation When I first joined Toastmasters eight years ago, I would have never considered giving an hour-long workshop

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I am caring for a 140 pound Bernese Mountain Dog in NYC now. He just grabbed a 5 foot long stick and carried it for the entirety of the walk. Big boy. Forgive the pixel-like featured image; I had to share an action photo of this beast carrying the stick. I even filmed a video

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Last night I watched The Patrick School pull off an incredible victory. This program has faced incredible obstacles since day #1 of the high school basketball season in New Jersey. 3 hours before their opening game in December, the state high school governing board suspended their three top players, two of which are future NBA

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Everything becomes magnified when you are under a tight deadline. Emotions, thoughts and pretty much everything within you quickly undergoes a microscopic analysis. I am under a tight deadline now. I have roughly 20 minutes to write this blog post before I head off to a basketball game. How am I doing? Good. Why? I

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I almost got hit by a car a few moments ago. During my evening walk I crossed the street. Someone making a left turn tried to cut me off. I walk fast. He swerved around me at the last second. Thank goodness I paid attention. He made a reckless decision that could have put him

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One of the strangest causes of business failure unfolds before my eyes routinely. Preventing this root cause of struggle is incredibly easy. I have 20,000 plus hours of blogging experience. I really know my stuff. Aspiring bloggers with 0 hours of blogging experience often ask me questions. I answer based on 20,000 hours of blogging

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