6 Things You Need To Know About Overthinkers

I tend to gravitate towards big thinkers and here are some of the things I’ve noticed about them: They are always changing because they are in constant search of the truth and understanding of the world. They have a…


Everyone sucks at first

My daughter says to me “Daddy, I don’t like snowboarding because I’m not good at it.” I said “no one is good at first, it’s the people that continue even when it’s hard that get good.” Of course as…


Don’t let fear kill your creativity

I’m always creating things and right before I’m about to press send I usually get this fear that runs through me. Fear that it’s not perfect. Fear that it’s a bad idea. But I realize now after 2 years…


Do you want to be happy for the rest of your life?

I read this book recently that should be included in my top list of life changing books. The book is great for anyone who feels stressed and overwhelmed. It’s a good reminder that negative self-talk can be conquered. That…


How to overcome shyness

Shyness comes from thinking you are different than everyone else. It only happens when we see the differences in people rather than similarities. The pimple faced boy can’t approach the pretty girl because he feels he can’t relate. He…


Trying to live in the now and the future

It’s hard to plan your day when you wake up wanting to improve the world and also enjoy the world. I meditate on most days. I’m all about living in the moment and letting things unravel but in the…


Wise Old Man

I was talking to an old man and he was telling me that a lot of his friends retired but because they’re older and not in shape like they used to be. Many are not wanting to travel anymore…


3 misconceptions about entrepreneurship

1. A good student makes a good entrepreneur I have a mug I use most mornings for my green tea that has a collage of dropout billionaires on it. I made it myself. It’s a reminder that good grades…


Stop learning and get on the phone

Companies that win are companies that take action. Period. Information is everywhere these days. It’s easy to get caught up trying to know everything instead of doing the work needed. It seems that the more we learn the more…


10 metrics all entrepreneurs should track

I just got off the phone with my team of entrepreneurs at MIYAGI which inspired this post. One of the key principles of business is to understand and know the numbers/metrics in your business. Metrics or “key performance indicators”…