Turning Local Tragedy Into Fuel To Make A Bigger Impact – The Roseburg Shooting

The day started like any other “travel day” in the past. My wife and I were flying to Charleston, SC for a friends wedding and some business meetings. We just landed on our 2nd of 3 legs of the trip and I turned on my phone like we all tend to do when we land. […]

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My Biggest Growth Lesson So Far As A Startup CEO – Momentum and Bottlenecks

It’s crazy how fast the summer flew by. As the summer comes to a close, look back at those “successes” you had in your company and in your family life and celebrate those before you head into the next season. As my friend and mentor Seth always reminds me, gratitude is the key for us […]

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My Morning Motivation Spotify Playlist

  You’ve heard people say “How you start the day is how your day will play” (or something like that). Crazy thing is… no matter how you try to short-circuit the system and rush through your morning routine thinking you can make up for it later in the day in extra “mindset” exercises… if you […]

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Time. It’s Not What You Think.

I’m about to get philosophical on ya. Lately time hasn’t been on my side. I never seem to have enough of it.  Too much of it gets spent on things not worthy of the most valuable currency we have. And it seems like we’re rushing around trying to be on time, lend others time, fitting as […]

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You Have 6 Months To Live…

We just assume that we’ll be here tomorrow… next month… next year… and in 10 years from now. Yes, it’s empowering seeing the future and your long-term vision… heck, we’ve all been told to make goals… even 5-10 years out.. but what happens is if we assume we have lots of time to live in […]

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How to Be Like Walt – March/April Entrepreneur Book

We are so excited to start the book we choose for March/ April “How to be Like Walt – Capturing the Disney Magic Every Day of Your Life” by Pat Williams. You can pick it up on amazon here<< Check out the video below and see why we picked it, pick up a few extra […]

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Why My Little Brother Hugged Danica Patrick

I need your help. And your help will honestly mean the *world* to me. If you know me personally I have a hard time asking for any favors. I usually just put my head down and figure out how to make things happen. That’s the way I grew up. I guess it was passed down from my dad, […]

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The One Thing – January Entrepreneur Book

The book I chose for January is a great book to kick the year off with because it talks about that one thing we all need to get more with less. It’s a book that every entrepreneur should read. So watch the video below, see why I picked it and what I believe you could […]

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Our Twisted Vision Of “The Good Life”

My main focus right now business wise is a tech company I started in 2013 called Carrot. It’s software helps small businesses (in particular real estate investors) generate more traffic and leads online better. Since this is my first “tech startup”… I’ve been learning a lot about growing a company like this, increasing sales, driving […]

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You Don’t Need Funding. You NEED to Start SELLING.

Today I got a phone call from Roseburg entrepreneur who came up with a really unique product… in a unique industry… that solves a problem I never even knew existed until today. I can’t reveal what the product is… but I can pretty darn confidently say that 9 out of 10 people would never think […]

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