Coaching


How Many of These OUTRAGEOUS Statements Do You Agree With?

I’m actively thinking about reinvigorating my YouTube Channel, but there are some people I would love to have subscribe and others not so much! Check out these OUTRAGEOUS statements and you can figure out how many you agree with!  If you agree, I’d love to have you comment on the […]


Mentors

People ask me who my mentors are. I always think of Ed Johnson and Mike Wert. When I decided to become an entrepreneur again at the start of the dot com boom, I asked a friend to recommend someone to give me advice. He suggested that I meet with Ed […]


Propofol is the drug that killed Michael Jackson.

He was getting ready for a concert tour and desperately wanted some rest. He got to sleep, but it was more permanent than expected. More commonly, Propofol is a very good anesthetic for milder sedation used for outpatient surgery. Like my last colonoscopy. It’s the drug that replaced Sodium Pentothal […]


For People Giving Feedback on Projects

USEFUL feedback includes things like: 1. This is really going to hurt you if you put it out. I love it and don’t change a thing. Just put it out. I think you could make it better by … You should really talk to … UNUSEFUL feedback includes: You are […]


UNFAIR ADVANTAGE

We are born knowing nothing. For me, it lasted a bit longer. When I went back to college to study music at age 30+, I didn’t know the notes on the bass clef … and I was a bass/baritone. Some amazing teachers ignored the fact and took me from ignorance […]


How to Win at Everything

There’s a flip side to everything. Almost anything is at least partly true. You can’t trust anyone all of the time. Everyone fails. Nobody is always on your side. So how do you win at everything? Remember the old saying, “The more you know, the less you know,” well it’s […]


If you don’t use it, you lose it.

I’ve been an international speaker for over a decade now and been interviewed hundreds of times on podcasts, radio, and television, but if you don’t use it, you lose it! For the last couple of years, I’ve been turning down interviews and speaking engagements to focus on finishing The Impact […]


I’m about to get a lot of negative feedback.

Why? Because I’m going to be starting to put myself and my biggest project (The Impact Factor Movie) on the firing line. Note: I’m not saying I won’t get lots of positive feedback! I already have received wonderful comments and that won’t stop! Many people are going to LOVE this […]


Little Things

So, I’m in San Diego at the Impact Event and one big name marketer is telling me about how he increased his business 50 percent since he talked to another marketer when they were together at my event in Baltimore six months ago.   It was just a simple thing. […]


Guidelines for Viral Video Success

THOUGHTS ON VIRAL VIDEOS … Videos (especially viral videos) are HARD. Like most things it’s a good idea to really take a hard look at what has worked with a detached eye and an engaged brain. You can find models that have worked and adapt them to your personal message. […]