How BodeTree Learned To "Ooch" Its Way Toward Transformational Change

in Decision Making, Helpful Insights Apr 13, 2018

When I look back on the many mistakes I’ve made while leading my company, BodeTree, one stands out above the rest.

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The Simple Nightly Routine That Can Make You A Better Entrepreneur

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Helpful Insights Mar 26, 2018

It was Aristotle who once remarked that “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." As humans, it’s true that we’re creatures of habit. Our faults and virtues are simply reflections of the actions we take over and over again.

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How One Struggling Entrepreneur Found Solace In The Ancient Philosophy Of Stoicism

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Helpful Insights Mar 8, 2018

I tend to write often about the stress of entrepreneurship and the toll it often takes on a founder's overall health and mental well-being. It isn’t a particularly fun subject, but it is an important one.

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Three Valuable Lessons I Learned From My Top-Performing Millennial Employees

in Helpful Insights, Leadership Essentials Feb 24, 2018

I’ve written extensively about the role of Millennials in the workplace, and how I believe they’re flattening the traditional performance curve.

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How Stressed Entrepreneurs Can Learn To Rewire Their Brains For Success

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Helpful Insights Feb 7, 2018

I’ve always tried to be very open in my writing, and I’ve never shied away from the fact that stress is the cross I’m destined to bear in this life. I’d like to say that my stress is the direct result of being an entrepreneur, but that would be disingenuous.

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How Entrepreneurs Can Make The Most Of Agonizing Waits

in Helpful Insights Feb 6, 2018

From the outside looking in, we think of running a business as a steady and exciting endeavor, but in reality, much of it comes down to waiting for others. In fact, entrepreneurship, like war, is perhaps best described as “interminable boredom punctuated by moments of terror.”

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Three Tips For Staying Focused And Productive When You're Feeling Overwhelmed

in Helpful Insights Feb 4, 2018

It’s the beginning of a new year, and if you’re anything like me, that means that you’re dealing with a host of new opportunities, challenges, and initiatives. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you’re forced to juggle multiple projects, and these feelings often lead to a sort of productivity paralysis that feeds on itself.

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Three Things Every Leader Needs To Do Before 2017 Draws To A Close

in Helpful Insights Feb 2, 2018

Now that Christmas is over, we find ourselves in the strange no-man’s-land that exists between the excitement of the Holidays and the start of the new year.

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Three Tips For Finding Your Way Out Of A Personal Or Professional Rut

in Helpful Insights Jan 31, 2018

There are few things as frustrating and draining as a rut that you can’t get out of. We’ve all been there before, unable to break a pattern of inertia that harms us, both personally and professionally.

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How Millennials Are Flattening The Traditional Performance Curve In The Workplace

in Helpful Insights Jan 29, 2018

Much has been written about Millennials in the workplace, most of which has been overwhelmingly negative. Like most things in life, however, the truth is more nuanced.

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