Father | Husband | Oldest of 6 | Born in Bellingham, Wa |
I firmly believe that to know a man, you must first know his goals. My current goals: pay off all debt, invest 20% down on a home, and travel as much as possible!
Reframing 101: The Power of Perspective
The way you perceive your environment will differ greatly from the person next to you. To prove this point, ask yourself, regarding the photo above, is the lady falling or flying? It doesn't matter what the answer is. The point is the fact that two people could give different answers, purely based on two things:
How To Take Control Of Your Life When Life Seems To Be Controlling You
Lately, I’ve been experiencing a certain kind of depression. The kind that almost always presents itself whenever we get caught up in the cycle of work, eat, sleep, repeat. The problem is that once we find ourselves in this cycle, it can take years — if not what feels like a lifetime — before we’re ready to do anything about it.
How To Take Your Dream Vacation Every Year
Life has so much to offer, but in the end, it's really what you make of it because it's your life and nobody else's. In debt, living paycheck to paycheck, I nearly thought it impossible to live my dream life. To experience different cultures and their unique types of foods. To hike the jungle side by side with the elephants in Thailand. To relax on a hammock overlooking the Caño Cristales river in Colombia while smoking some of their finest marijuana. The list goes on, but as you can tell, I won't be able to do all that while living paycheck to paycheck, already scraping to get by as is... Or can I?
Here Are 6 Effective Tips To Master Your Mind & Live Your Best Life
It sounds pretty appealing. Yet, in reality, honestly, not many of us are actually devoted to mastering our minds and living our best lives. Just ask the guy at Taco Bell next time you pull up to grab your food. Ask him, "are you devoted to mastering your mind and living your best life?" and wait for a response. Any response. Because I promise you it won't be the answer you're looking for. And it's not because you're asking some fast-food employee, but because at least 90% of us aren't setting aside the necessary time needed to become masters of our minds, shaping the lives that suit us best.
How To Make Money Selling Other Peoples Stuff (& Have Fun Doing It)
Yesterday I witnessed something terrible; my own mother sold over $50 worth of wrenches and lug nuts for a dollar. The salesman and lifelong entrepreneur within me cringe at the slightest thought of that kind of loss in profit. It got me to think; theirs got to be an opportunity here.
5 Life Lessons That Will Help You Find Meaning in Your Work
I’ve always been a doer, an action taker. It takes a lot of effort for me to sit still unless I’m actively engaged with something. My grandpa learned that early on, using menial day-to-day tasks to keep me busy (and him sane).
Four Effective Strategies to Increase Your Closing Rates On The Phone
Whenever I'm on the receiving end of a cold call, I like to think that the person calling me is living a Wolf on Wall Street type lifestyle, where everybody cheers and shouts out in joy whenever someone closes a sale. A few bottles of champagne pop and some sexy baristas come out holding wine glasses, shooting confetti into the air.
Four Essential Reflections To Assist In Discovering The Real You
If I were to ask you a simple question, could you give me a simple answer? Let’s give it a shot. Who are you? If you really think about it, the above question has been one of the most controversial questions of our times. How can you put a label on your identity? And if you could pick a label, what would it be?