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How to Become Who You Want To Be

How to Become Who You Want To Be

So you want to become a better person. I’m a huge believer in a simple concept that can change your life: Who you have been is not who you have to be. At the same time, who you are today will determine who you are in the future. The way you live your life today determines the quality and experience of…

How to Overcome Buyer’s Remorse

How to Overcome Buyer's Remorse

We’ve all fallen under the spell of something we wanted so bad in the store that we’ve whipped out our card and purchased on the spot. The high of possessing the coveted item feels so damn good – until buyer’s remorse hits you with a left hook. “Shh… I can’t afford this!” Next thing you know,  you’ve busted a U-turn, praying that you can get the sales associate to…

The 5 Things Holding You Back from Success

The 5 Things Holding You Back from Success

There are a ton of things that are holding back entrepreneurs, but there are a few guilty of ending many careers. One thing they all have in common is not taking full responsibility for yourself or your business.  By looking at these five and really doing some reflection, it will allow you to realize where you can really take full…

Why Entrepreneurs Are Today’s Artists (and Why It Matters)

Why Entrepreneurs Are Today's Artists (and Why It Matters)

Artists change how we see and think about the world. Visiting Paris’s Musee D’Orsay for the first time in twenty years made me wonder if artists today are changing how we see the world like a century ago. Manet, Monet, Degas, Cezanne, their peers, mentors, and legacies–to pick one of countless lineages–provoked discussion and debate in their time and affected…

First Principles of Success

First Principles of Success

“Before you are ready to learn, you must first unlearn.” The billionaire said to me. “But I came here to learn! Why do you want me to forget everything I’ve already been taught!?” I thought to myself. A lot of the things he was saying contradicted everything I was told to be true growing up, but one thing is for certain:…