Why Linkedin is the Only Social Media Site MacGuyver Needs

The following story was published in Newswire today by a fellow journalist. Yours truly was mentioned, so I’m happy about that. I guess I’m curating my own story, here. Feel free to read the entire story on Newswire. “The vast majority of users still see Linkedin as a digital resume, but when you tell a compelling story […]

Why Tom Cruise Should Be Your Content Strategist

When he’s not streaking through the Danger Zone on an Impossible Mission, the world’s biggest movie star (yes, still arguably) veers Far and Away from his core competency, occasionally taking a mega-risk with his Eyes Wide Shut. Corniness of that opening sentence aside, Tom Cruise makes for a compelling model of how to run a […]

Focus, Productivity & Other Myths of “Shiny Object” Entrepreneurs

I have 4 businesses…maybe 5. OK…I actually have one business and 4 separate sub categories. Screw it….I love creating things. There is no number. I’m a right-brainer. That means my ideas, creativity and passion for creating is stronger than organizeing my sock drawer. There are 4 basic personalities (pick your DISC profile) and plenty of […]

50 Shades of Golf

Four guys have been going to the same golfing trip to St Andrews for many years. Two days before the group is to leave, Jack’s wife puts her foot down and tells him he isn’t going. Jack’s mates are very upset that he can’t go, but what can they do. Two days later, the three […]

Can you make more money on Linkedin than Facebook?

Facebook clearly has more members and traffic than Linkedin, but did you realize by sheer volume of deals being done, Linkedin EXCEEDS Facebook? Don’t listen to me…listen to Neil Patel, from quicksprout. Neil is the genius behind TechCrunch’s 30% growth rate and the traffic wizard for many Fortune 1000 brands. Even if you are a […]

Effortless Author Webinar

Don’t waste another day of your life where you could be doing the things YOU want to be doing. …Become a published (and respected) author this year. Doug Crowe – Amazon #1 Best Selling author will reveal:  How to Market Your Brand and build your audience using your brand as a published author to skyrocket […]

Goals vs. Habits?

There’s something about a calendar that causes people to set goals. In December, with the holidays on our minds and a new year afoot, millions of people vow to lose weight, save money or find the love of their life. Why does a date on a calendar cause such a renewed spirit? Why doesn’t May […]

Who’s Behind the Wheel of Your Mind?

Imagine your life as a spectacular journey. Your brain, with all it’s complexities has a driver and a passenger. A chimpanzee is driving. This chimpanzee is your emotional, animal self. Your awareness of “you” is sitting in the backseat….a passenger. The chimp drives around and does what is fun. It’s impulsive. It’s a chimp, for […]

Near Death Beauty

Sometimes we have a brush with death. A swerve on a sheet of black ice, a bout with cancer or even something we never know that occurred. In most cases, these moments or experiences shake us up, enhance our “spider senses” or even create lasting permanent perspectives on our lives. Or, sometimes, they make incredible, […]