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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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Are You Comfortable? That’s An Entrepreneurial Death Sentence

Growing up I always thought it was good to be comfortable. I like a comfortable bed. A comfortable lead in my baseball games was good. My parents made a comfortable living. Comfort is good. Right? Yes, comfort is great… in the right places. Comfort is great in places where you don’t want (or need) to […]

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How To Discover That Hidden Blind Spot That Is Crippling Your Potential

I was 20 years old, sitting in my college library studying away on a computer. For almost a year I had been learning every technique, tactic and legality in real estate… so much so that I could accurately answer questions “newbies” were posting on online forums like a seasoned pro. But, the only thing is… […]

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What Are You Trying To Build? Do You Even Know?

I guess you could call it a personality flaw… but I love to get stuff started… but not huge on sitting down and writing down a specific plan. Ideas fall out of my ears and I tend to implement fast on getting stuff rolling. But, the problem I realized a little while back is that […]

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One Big Thing

Have you ever wondered when too much as an entrepreneur is too much? Or heck, even if you haven’t started a business yet… have you ever wondered when taking on too much in life is too much? Ya, I think we all have. And, most of us have probably at one point or another looked […]

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Whats On Your Life List??? (If you don’t have one, who’s life are you living?)

One thing that is very important to me, and is one of the main reasons I’ve made the choice to be an entrepreneur is experiencing new, exciting, fulfilling, interesting, things and places.   That’s what life’s all about right? So, what happened to me yesterday afternoon was pretty cool… and I want the same thing to […]

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The Most Destructive Force To Your Success And Lifestyle Sits In YOUR Home

I was reading a study recently (don’t ask me what study because I can’t remember where I saw it that talked about how productivity here in the U.S. has gone down in the last 20 years to the lowest points in our country’s history. By productivity I mean… how much the average worker (or citizen) […]

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The Great Email Experiment – To Kill or Not To Kill?

So, question for ya… what if you had to live without checking email for 30 days?  I mean… 100% zero email.  Not online. Not on your phone.  You couldn’t check email at all. What would you do?  Could you even do it with the way things are right now? 185 – That’s a pretty accurate […]

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Top 5 Regrets Of The Dying – Will You Regret These?

This past weekend my wife, our 17 month old daughter, and I were on the Oregon beach (Florence, Oregon… awesome spot 90 mins from our house) for a little family weekend vacation.  There’s something about the beach (even our cold Oregon water that just puts everything in perspective for me. All weekend our little one […]

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The One About Work-Life Balance

Business should be fun… it shouldn’t be life.  This video re-reminded me why I became an entrepreneur in the first place… freedom of time. Its sometimes easy to forget this and get caught up in “work work work”… but in the end its about the small things… not the money you’ve got in the bank. […]

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