On Change, Commitment and Sacrifice

Note: this post is by request. No, I’m not starting this blog back up again. But the request was sincere and unexpected . . . I figured what the hell.   So let me ask you . . . how bad do you want it? You know what I’m talking about. Sure, it might vary […]

Harnessing Pavlov’s Theory to go from Worrywart to a Fucking Superhero

Believe it or not, I’m actually going to show you a way to unleash a superpower. No need for gamma rays. No high-tech suit of armor required. This power is already in you, even if you don’t have mutant DNA. But first, we need to define what this superpower actually is. Or maybe we should […]

How to Avoid the “What If” Train Wreck

Ever had that moment when you really wanted to say something — maybe crack a joke or make a point that no one else had seen yet – but instead found yourself wondering what the consequences for speaking up would be?   “What if I say something stupid?” “What if nobody agrees with me?” “What […]

Wipe Your Ass With Mediocrity

All credit for the headline (and lovely mental image) goes to Ryan Hanley. I stole it from a line in his inspiring guest post over at Skool of Life (see below for a link to the actual post). Thanks buddy! Mediocrity. The very word makes me sick. Makes me want to slit my wrists, really. […]

8 Kickass Secrets Successful Entrepreneurs Know That You Don’t

Entrepreneurs are the embodiment of success. When we imagine success in its purest form, they’re most often the ones we think of. They live by their own rules. They make the world as they want to see it. And in turn, shape it for the rest of us. But what is it about entrepreneurs that […]

The Best Bread Rises Slowly

Ahh . . . bread. Humble. Wholesome. Delicious. We all know good bread when we taste it. It’s tangy, crusty and aromatic. It’s baked until it’s cracked and golden. I’m not talking about that Wonder Bread shit here (yes, I grew up on that crap just like you). I’m talking about REAL bread. Artisan bread. […]

The Secret to Achieve Anything You Want . . . and the Surprising Way I Discovered it.

  It’s funny how seemingly small incidents can turn into huge revelations. This is a story about how one such incident forever changed my perspective. It created ripples that continue to affect how I make decisions, who I am, and who I am becoming.   How it Started   I had recently gotten into doing […]

How to Be Successful — With a Simple Change in Mindset

(Comic by Nijaz Sedic. Check out this post to learn more.)     What is the secret of those successful few?   You know, those bastards that seem to have all the luck. Things just always work out for them. Even when the shit hits the fan — when everything looks about to fall apart […]