21 Apps To Help You Run An Edgily Awesome Life.

I get asked all too often how I get so much done in a day. You probably do too. Ironically, I get asked if I do all my own writing (like this post) and if I do all my own


4 Reasons You Might Be A Fauxpreneur.

For months I’ve had an unsettled feeling in the pit of my stomach that things haven’t been quite right. I just couldn’t figure out what exactly was wrong. And then I did. I was in the middle of a private


Don’t Be That Other Guy.

You won’t always know exactly what you want from life. You won’t know what you want three years from now — sometimes even three months from now. You may not know the exact person you want to marry or what


Get Your Head Out Of Your Sass.

From time to time it’s important to force yourself to get a new perspective on the world around you. If all you ever do is talk to the same people about the same subjects, then you’re just going to get


Achieving Awkward Awesomeness.

What comes naturally isn’t always what’s best for you. It’s natural to be jealous when other people get breaks that you think you deserve. It’s natural to spend money you don’t have to buy things you don’t need. It’s natural


New Business Advise Isn’t Better Business Advice.

Just because it’s new doesn’t mean it’s better. It just means it’s novel. You’re probably excited because of how fresh it sounds right now. Your adrenaline is pumping. You find yourself motivated, excited, and bursting with energy. You just learned


Doing What Ever It Takes Is Always What It Takes.

You won’t get far in life doing the bare minimum. To be candid, you won’t get much farther doing a little bit more. It’s easy to think that because you’re doing one more thing than those around you that you’re


What Heroes Do That Make Them Super.

Every superhero knows the secret for greatness that most of us forget. They know that heroes are healers. It might look like a superhero is rescuing a baby from a burning building or stopping a super villain before he destroys the


Easy Is Just For Chumps.

Anyone who tells you it’s going to be easy is lying to you. There’s no such thing as a free lunch. There’s really no such thing as an easy lunch. If it’s easy then it’s sold cheap. It has no value.


Stop Getting Angry. Get Even.

If you don’t like it, change it. It won’t be easy. It won’t all happen in a day. But if you work long enough and smart enough, you can change what frustrates you in the world around you. Let’s be frank.


The Surprising Secret To Being Great At Business.

Anyone can offer discounts. Flash sales and “members only” offers are as easy as plugging in names into a database and pushing out automated emails to a select group of probable buyers. Do those strategies work? Sometimes. But, if your whole


The Most Honest Business Advice You Might Never Hear.

Success usually doesn’t come with a trophy. It comes with a pair of jeans that have dirty knees. Along the way it doesn’t look like you’re leading a parade. It feels like your building the pyramids and someone’s cracking the


Why Saying NO To Yourself Makes Such A Big Difference.

One of the distinguishing characteristics of ordinary people who achieve outrageous success is their ability to deny themselves pleasure during their pursuit of big dreams. Instead of getting sidetracked with trendy technology, vacation homes, or the latest and most fashionable vehicle,


You Get To Decide When It’s Over.

It’s never over until you’re over. It’s not done until you’re done. The job isn’t finished until you’re finished. That’s the beautiful complexity of life. If you want something, you can go and get it as long as you can go.


Why Busy People Get More Done And How You Can Too.

When you don’t have a plan for how you are going to spend your day, you’ll usually find yourself wasting the moments you have to make a difference. That’s the secret of being busy. That’s why busy people get more


How To Pursue Life Tired And Tough.

You’re going to get tired. You’re going to lose sleep. If you’re working hard toward achieving an impossible goal then you’re going to have to manage life with tired eyelids. It doesn’t matter what your dream might be, working hard


Forget Doing And Just Start Trying. Harder.

As a 16 year old boy, Jadav watched as a torrential flood ripped through his home in Assam, India.  The powerful currents in that 1979 storm smashed violently through his city destroying homes, leveling trees, and washing away most of


When You Believe.

When you believe in what you’re doing it changes every part of your world. You can’t just go through the motions. It’s no longer acceptable to pretend like everything is OK. You’re all in. Every bit of you. From your


You Always Have Enough Time.

You always have enough time to finish a little bit more of what you have started. You always have enough time to take a second look to check the details. You always have enough time to work a little bit


3 Marketing Lessons You Can Learn From A 1990′s Lowrider.

“Panty Dropper.” It was the late 1990s and those two words were stenciled in Old English font on the back of a lowrider. This truck definitely deserved that title. The long, sleek truck had hydraulics under the tires and three


Ruin It Yourself.

Never let someone else ruin what you can ruin for yourself: your day. Own it. Use it. Invest it doing something that you care about. Don’t let the silly, cynical thinking of those around ruin your chances of doing something


What It Really Means To Be A Screw-Up.

You’re going to make mistakes. You are going to try hard and end up losing. You’re not going to get it right every first time. You’re going to bite off more than you can ever chew. You’re going to screw


There’s Always A Good Reason Why You’re Crazy.

There’s always a good reason why you shouldn’t be doing what you’re doing. There is “always” a faster way. Or an option that requires less money out of pocket. The truth about big ideas and unbelievable dreams is that it


Stop Hiding The Bar. Raise It.

To be better at any skill you need to measure how well you’re doing right now. To improve, there has to be a bar to aim for. A goal. A target. Whatever you call “being the best you can be”, you


Get Your Own Damn Dream.

Stop following someone else’s plans and start training dreams. Stop listening to what other people tell you and just follow your dreams. Stop going through the motions and work through your dream. Stop trying to be perfect and stumble your

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