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Big Picture, Mindset

Why the Internet Isn’t Real Life (So Get Over It)

It’s becoming a cultural phenomenon that bouts of depression, anxiety, FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out), relationship breakups and other issues are resulting from the Internet (social media in particular). And it’s known that the Internet and technology make us feel like we’re connecting with these invisible people from all over the world, yet it’s tearing apart real-life relationships and families because we’re always on our cell phones at dinner. And it’s more than simply going on a “digital detox” to get our heads out of the interwebs and back into real life. Yes, real businesses, real money, real education, real […]

Big Picture, High Performance

How to Get Anything You Want (In Life and Business)

Yikes, it’s so hype-y to say, but there’s really a strategy to get anything you want in life and business. It’s often an overlooked part of our day, yet it’s always the small things that get us, right? You just have to work long and hard for whatever you want. Period. There’s no magic bullet or secret sauce for achieving any goal. Olympians train for 6 hours a day, 6-7 days a week, for 10 years (or longer) before trying for the Olympic games. CEO’s work 7-days a week for 30 years. If I want to have nice hair all […]

Big Picture, Productivity & Planning

How to 10X Your Productivity, Today

I’m all about productivity and literally squeezing in as much as I humanly can into a single day. I’m a firm believer in taking big and bold action to “take the bull by the horns” in order to achieve a goal, but with action also comes the question, “So how can I actually accomplish all the actions I need to get done?”. Here are 3 simple yet very effective tactics to employ in your daily life so that you, too, can 10X your productivity today. 1-Minute Rule This tactic is great for those of us who can never seem to […]

Big Picture, Mindset

Top Books for Less Stress and More Happiness

There are wonderful books to read to escape the realities of life such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. But, none of us can really use a wand to magically get the dishes done and we have to face reality eventually. Below is a list of amazing life-changing books that are all extremely delightful to read. Through science, research, and the author’s personal experiences, there are helpful strategies highly applicable for everyone to use towards a happier, less stressful, and charged life. The End of Stress: Four Steps to Rewire your Brain by Don Joseph Goewey Even though stress […]