This Thanksgiving, Entrepreneurs Should Focus On Gratitude

in Helpful Insights Nov 22, 2017

Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays, but not because it is the only day where it is socially acceptable to gorge myself on turkey (which, in my opinion, is a highly under-appreciated meat, but I digress.) I love Thanksgiving because it forces me to take the time to reflect on the past year and the people and experiences that shaped it.

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Entrepreneurial Lessons From Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton

in Helpful Insights Oct 31, 2017

I recently had the opportunity to attend a production of “Hamilton” at the  Hollywood Pantages theater. I was a bit skeptical as to whether or not it could live up to the incredible hype surrounding the show. Fortunately, it not only lived up to my expectations; it blew them away.

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When It Comes To Success, EQ Trumps IQ Every Time

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Helpful Insights Oct 25, 2017

  When I was younger, I bought into the fallacy that the “smartest” person always won. I pushed myself to achieve the highest scores, earn the most recognition, and excel in every field.

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Three Leadership Lessons Learned While Touring The New Dallas Cowboys Headquarters

in Helpful Insights, Leadership Essentials Oct 13, 2017

I’m a firm believer that the best business lessons often present themselves when you least expect it. The ability to learn from unexpected sources helps to provide an actionable, human aspect to your development as a leader.

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The 40% Rule: The Simple Secret To Success

in Helpful Insights Oct 6, 2017

There is no shortage of business books on the market (including mine), most of which claim to hold the secrets to success.

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An Entrepreneur's Guide To Surviving Conference Season

in Helpful Insights Sep 22, 2017

Benjamin Franklin once quipped that “...in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” In business, this very much holds true with one significant addition: conferences.

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Entrepreneurial Entropy: How To Lead When Your Business Leans Toward Chaos

in Helpful Insights, Leadership Essentials Sep 19, 2017

  I’ve always had rather eclectic tastes. Whether it’s art, philosophy, theology, or science, I try to find tangible lessons I can apply in both life and business.

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How Entrepreneurs Can Avoid Getting Lost In Their Own Creation

in Helpful Insights, Leadership Essentials Sep 3, 2017

We live in a society that idolizes entrepreneurs. However, very few people understand that entrepreneurship is a handshake between joy and suffering, risk, and reward.

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Debunking The Myth Of The Overnight Success

in Helpful Insights, Leadership Essentials Aug 27, 2017

  Everyone loves an overnight success story. Day by day we’re inundated with tales of passionate entrepreneurs who find instant wealth, fame, and success.

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Three Tips For The Entrepreneur Looking To Unplug

in Entrepreneurial Mindset, Helpful Insights Aug 24, 2017

Unplugging from the business that you’ve built from the ground up can seem like a daunting task for the committed entrepreneur, but we should never downplay its importance.

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