All my life I was called lazy; by my parents (who rock), my brother, my friends in school and the voices in my head. Laziness meaning, “not willing to work or be energetic” was a pretty accurate description for how I was. I found it very difficult to get motivated when I was in school. In fact, […]
“The Price of Freedom” – 20 Tips for Turning your Passions into How you get Paid
We have all heard the expression that “Freedom Comes with a Price” and in this last decade of turning my passions into the way I earn money in the world I have learned some huge lessons. I have learned what it means to put my trust and faith into a vision that I whole-heartedly believe […]
How Creating eCourses Has Helped Me Live My Dream!
As I reflect today I am feeling super blessed that I listened to my intuition and leapt with faith 3.5 years ago. What happened you ask? I had huge epiphany in Peru late 2011 after leading a retreat. I was up in the mountains on a three week solo vision quest when the inspiration hit me […]
ManTalks Speech: Spirituality Mastery Meditation Business & Golf
I spoke at a ManTalks event in Vancouver in front of 150 young entrepreneurs back in March on the topic of Spirituality and about my own personal spiritual journey. ManTalks is like TedTalks but geared towards men. In this 25-minute presentation I shared parts of my story I’ve never talked about publicly before. Some of the things […]
Never Give Up on the Dream and Here’s Why!
I’m in between flights sitting in the LAX airport right now, on my way to Myrtle Beach for a weeklong golf vacation for my dad’s 60th birthday with a group of 30 other guys. While buying a very expensive bottle of water and even more wildly expensive yogurt and granola, the young man who worked […]
Finding Balance When Business is Booming or Bombing
Any entrepreneur can understand the crazy amount of stress, pressure and mental energy a growing business can put on us. I hear it’s comparable to having triplets. This last while has been pretty full on for me and I thought by sharing how I’ve come to find balance and joy through the inevitable growth, struggles and […]
Be a Man and Cry like a Baby
As I write this my heart feels heavy and happy, sad and grateful. My wife, Celeste and I have made the decision to lay our loyal companion of 14 years, Sasha the dog to rest next weekend (04/04-2015). It’s so hard to believe because six weeks ago she was golfing with me everyday, going for […]
Our Biggest Responsibility Should Be Pursuing our Passions
I think our main responsibility in life should be to do what we’re most passionate about. If we’re passionate about feeding starving children, cleaning up the environment, finger painting, playing sports, being a mother or father, making music that gets people moving, surfing, traveling, meditating like a monk, writing, cooking for people, dancing or teaching […]
8 Presence Practices for the Activated Entrepreneur
It is in the small, simple practices that we do day in and day out that true success will become inevitable. We always look for the next big breakthrough or big thing to take us to the next level of success, however our foundation is not built on the big things, it is built upon small […]
Why We Need Meditation to Excel in Business, Life, Marriage & Sports!
It doesn’t take a scientist to understand that a daily practice of meditation or conscious breath work will benefit our lives in positive ways. But how much does it actually benefit us? I know for me, it was really challenging to commit to my practice at first. I would sit there for 3-minutes feeling like […]