A Guide To Not Starting Your Own Business

A Guide To Not Starting Your Own Business

Lately, every single person under the age of 40 is starting a business. Now I’ve written over and over again about the many reasons not to work for someone else, not to work a 9-5, not to work “for the man” but I feel that it’s my responsibility, right here and right...
Floating – It’s Like Life…On The Water

Floating – It’s Like Life…On The Water

You don’t know how many times I’ve gotten in an argument with someone about whether or not I can float. You see, most people believe that everyone on the planet can float. And they’d be wrong. There are people that can’t float. People with higher than normal metal...
Life’s a Beach: A Guide to Strategic Thinking

Life’s a Beach: A Guide to Strategic Thinking

If you had asked me five years ago what you needed to succeed, I would have said knowledge. Knowledge, after all, is power. I would have told you that if you want to be the best you needed to study, to ask questions, to listen and basically make understanding that...
4 Ways To Make Meetings Not Suck

4 Ways To Make Meetings Not Suck

Meetings are stupid. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. They’re most often used by weak managers as an opportunity to waste time and make themselves seem important. They’re typically longer than they need to be, offer very little in the way of an actionable...
The Best Places to Work

The Best Places to Work

I recently read a piece about “The Pajama Trap”. Essentially, it focused on the best ways to make sure that, as a freelance or home office employee, you were able to stay focused and get work done. Trust me, as someone who works primarily from home, it’s very easy to...
Demotivational Posters: The Power of Positive Thinking

Demotivational Posters: The Power of Positive Thinking

Years ago I read this miserable book called The Secret. Spoiler: this book’s is garbage and I don’t care about ruining it for you. Not one bit. In any case, the book is about the idea that we bring to ourselves whatever we want through the power of positive thinking....