What I Really Think


About Gifts

I spent the past half hour or so sending a response to a long-time friend who thought I owed him a phone call. A phone call isn’t much to ask. This person has done many things for me over the last decade or more, but I’ve been crazy busy with […]


Attending Live Events

OLD RESPONSE: Here’s an old response to a commenter who was fighting money issues, but wanted to attend one of my events. This is from years ago, but I think it still applies: Funding a trip to an event can be hard, but people seem to work it out when […]


Meta and NFTs

It looks like Meta will be joining the hordes of companies taking a look at NFTs. According to the Financial Times, Meta is working on plans to allow users to create and sell non-fungible tokens including a feature that will allow users to display their NFTs on their social media […]


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 […]


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 […]


Time to Step Things up!

For the last couple of years, I’ve been almost entirely focused on my upcoming feature narrative film, The Impact Factor.Focus was crucial to getting this movie made and it’s been quite a journey! Most people have no idea what it takes to create an independent film. But, it’s time for […]