Monthly Archives

January 2017

Ghandi
Lifestyle

Truth and Love Always Wins

I don’t watch the news but hear it through people. And what I’ve been hearing is pretty alarming. So I thought I would leave you with a quote from one of my heroes: “When I despair, I remember that…

Marketing

How to Stand Out

Screaming out loud is sure to make you stand out of a crowd but it’s kind of annoying and once they figure out there’s no reason, no one will trust you again. As I’ve said over and over again…

Lifestyle

Addicted to Comfort

I’m sitting on a bean bag writing this. I’m addicted to this thing. Trying to stand up from it though is quite challenging. It seems that the more comfortable you are in something, the harder it is to get…

media
Lifestyle

What You Share Matters

The church was the the first distribution channel for news. It followed a top down model where the priest gave his news to the masses. Then came the newspaper, radio and TV all using this same top down approach.…

Entrepreneurship

Suppressing Our Human Superpower

Apparently a lot of people got offended by my last article about school. As a parent I worry about the education system. Though, I’m slowly realizing that it’s in my hands now. I think education is very important. But…

walkingthetalk
Lifestyle

Walking the Talk

I kept telling my daughter “we have to go” but she wouldn’t listen. Recently I changed my strategy and just started to walk away and eventually in the distance she naturally started to follow. I don’t think we really…

confidencegap
Business

The Confidence Gap

The white path is easy, comfortable and requires no change. The dotted path has a gap but a big payoff. It’s hard, risky and requires a financial loss. It doesn’t matter how successful you already are, the confidence gap…

mountainfear
Lifestyle

How to Fight Fear

A man was hiking a mountain. He got his timing wrong and before he could reach his destination the sun started to set. It got so dark he couldn’t see where he was going. He was standing on a…

life-balance
Lifestyle

If You Want More Life Balance Work for Yourself

A new study just came out showing that men are demanding more life-balance from their employers. The study seems to be confused as to why employers aren’t as flexible to make the change. Yes, employers should strive to do…

Marketing

Art Worth Talking About

Alison Jackson is no regular photographer. You can find her work being shared all over the internet. She’s an award-winning artist who explores the cult of celebrity culture. She uses thought-provoking images of lookalike celebrities to reinforce a cultural…

beexpensive
Entrepreneurship

Be Expensive

If you’re self-employed. Meaning you exchange your time for money, then the goal is to be expensive. You can be cheap but that means you have to do more gigs, more appointments, more haircuts or more photoshoots. Buying expensive…