August 2009

How to fight Self-Doubt

I tweeted today that I was fighting off the “self-doubt monsters.”  I was winning, but they currently had exceptionally loud voices.  An awesome online Twitter friend, @steadyrock, asked what I was doing to fight them.  I figured a blog post was as good as a place as any to answer that question.  continue reading...

Are You a Family First Entrepreneur?

A short video clip talking about what it means to be a Family First Entrepreneur and how that title can be used as a filter to run your buisness decisions through. continue reading...

How Do You Define Personal Value?

My son, Jaken, is a source of a lot of blog fodder for me.  Though he does it unintentionally, he constantly shows me things about myself, in his own special childlike way.  It’s like he packs a little mirror around with him and reflects my idiosyncrasies back at me.  Kids are a gift in that way because they give us reminders of our own personal work that continue reading...

Sam Walton Story

Here is a short clip from a recent speaking event I did. In this clip I talk about Sam Walton's last words, and how those three words can have a great affect on how we all should focus our lives. continue reading...

Calling Yourself a Family First Entrepreneur is a Guiding Light

No one would dispute that life affects business and business affects life.  They are complimentary to one another in a positive or a negative direction.  So, finding a system where these two things remain supportive of one another, at all times, is the key.  By calling yourself a Family First Entrepreneur, a distinct master is designated and decisions can be filtered through continue reading...

Marriage Counseling Should Be a Long Term Comittment

My wife and I have been committed to taking part in marriage counseling for six of the seven years that we have been married. continue reading...