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Work-Life Balance for Entrepreneurs in Relationships

Sharing our lives with other entrepreneurs supports us, not just with practical advice and feedback, but because watching and listening to other entrepreneurs going through similar things supports our own choices and erodes the influence of other people in our lives who might not get it, especially when it comes to our work schedules. Don’t get me wrong, I encourage entrepreneurs to …

James Cordon

Genius Ideas Live in Your Joy

So, James Cordon’s Carpool Karaoke is exactly the kind of thing I’m always talking about when I tell you to create stuff. He’s just a talk show host, comedian and writer, right? But, the dude can also SING. And he clearly loves music, singers and songwriters. And I think his inner kid is totally geeking out at the idea of …

Ismo

You Don’t Have to Re-Create the Wheel to Be Successful

I’ve been getting a lot of questions recently about ‘creating’ things and what that actually means. An easy way to sabotage ourselves is to think that it means we have to create something from scratch, but that’s rarely the case. Most of the time, whether you’re creating a class, or a product, or expanding your services, the point isn’t to …

TED Talk Susan David

The Power of Emotional Courage

As I get ready to teach a webinar on passive income (and therefore yell a lot of, “Fail a lot! Fail fast! Create, create, create! Just do anything!”) I can’t think of a more powerful message than this TED Talk from Susan David on emotional courage and the power of feeling the feels. It’s going to be hard, folks. And …

She Made the Cinnamon Rolls

She Made the Cinnamon Rolls…

So, you know how I’m always nagging you guys to create stuff? And you’re all like, “But how? Do we give advice? Do we just talk about our jobs?” Take a look at this article:  http://www.everywhereist.com/i-made-the-pizza-cinnamon-rolls-from-mario-batalis-sexual-misconduct-apology-letter/ So, admittedly, Geraldine DeRuiter, The Everywhereist, is a brilliant writer, but she also bakes. A lot. She loves it. She’s undoubtedly in a level of …