Categories Archive: Productivity

  • FAILURE is an ASSET

    The other night, I was invited to a very high-level entrepreneur dinner. It was amazing. People that had sold their companies to Goldman Sachs, NASA, people that worked with Tiger Woods, an amazing group of people. And what was so wonderful was the conversation. And it wasn’t the conversation just about, “Oh, I did this… View Article

  • The Secret to Goal Achievement

    The other night I was lucky enough to get an exclusive invite for dinner with an amazing man. His name is Dr. Jeff Spencer. You can check him out at DrJeffSpencer.com. He’s trained people in high performance because he’s been an Olympian and been doing this for 50 years. He trained people like Lance Armstrong… View Article

  • Dealing with Employee Mistakes

    Mistakes, yea, we all make them, myself included, and one of the tough things about having a team or even children or whatever it is, a relationship, is that when there are lots and lots of mistakes, if something happens, we start to focus on the negative. It’s just the way our brains work. We… View Article

  • Shorten Your Implementation Gap

    One thing I had actually had a dream about last night was how millionaires over and over talk about the speed of implementation and getting that smaller gap in between. When you actually start and take an action or when you think you need to start and take an action to when you take that… View Article

  • Are You The Best Student?

    Are you the best student? Most of the millionaires I interviewed weren’t great students to tell you the truth. There is a story after story after story about getting Cs and Ds because they couldn’t pay attention but that’s not what I’m talking about right now. What I’m talking about is, are you the best… View Article

  • A Day In The Life Of An Entrepreneur

    Have you ever seen that meme, a day in the life of an entrepreneur? And it’s like, oh, I’m excited. Oh, wait, no, I was wrong. I suck. O wait, no, things are working. I think it’s going well. Oh, wait, no, I was wrong again. Oh my gosh, I’m going to go bankrupt. Right…. View Article

  • Do You Have A Problem Letting Go

    One thing entrepreneurs are not very good at: surrendering. There’s a great book I highly recommend. It’s by Michael Singer. It’s called The Surrender Experiment. And what’s so interesting in my many, many years of one-on-one client work is that entrepreneurs kind of have an issue with control. We want to be able to manage… View Article

  • Brain Dump

    Our brains are very funny things, especially as a business owner. You’re trying to see all of the things in this amount of time as much as humanly possible, and I highly recommend if you are feeling overwhelmed or you have way too much on your plate to do a brain dump. Take everything that… View Article

  • The Key to Staying Constant in a Business That Comes in Waves

    “How do you stay consistent, especially in a service industry that comes in waves?” This question came in from Caleb Ermier, I think I got your name right. And I highly recommend paying more attention to timelines. So for example on those waves, those really big peak times, you should already have your system set… View Article

  • How To Structure Your Mornings

    How to structure your mornings before you check email? This question came in from Joshua Walker. Thank you so much for submitting this. So the only thing that I found that actually works is keeping my phone completely out of my bedroom, otherwise, I will automatically check my email. So if it’s very far away,… View Article