Yesterday my wife and three boys left for San Diego to house sit her sister’s house while they’re away (and to have a nice, southern California, lazy, beach summer vacation). I knew the trip was coming, but it wasn’t until earlier this week that I realized that they’d be gone for 16 days before I see them again.
The initial emotion was sadness, but it was quickly followed up by excitement and anticipation. Think about the potential! I can do so much more work! Continue reading What Can You Accomplish In Two Weeks?
I’ve been avoiding the hard questions lately, and I believe it’s holding me back.
What is the one thing I can do such that by doing it makes everything else easier or unnecessary?
How do I provide value to this person?
What is the most important thing I can do with my kids right now?
How do I strengthen my relationship with my wife?
How do I deepen my testimony and understanding of the gospel/my religion?
What is the one thing that I can do to double sales for my company in the next three months?
What can I do to raise the financing I need to make our movie?
How can I achieve more by doing less?
Continue reading Asking the Hard Questions
The last few weeks have been quiet here on the olde blogg. Two weeks ago we had a big video project that spanned 3 days and about 35 interviews, on top of the conference that I attended which is what I last wrote about. Continue reading (Re)Building a Business
Come on, you know you’ve googled that before.
I’ve got a great personal example for you from the last two weeks. Adding it all up, I’m guessing I spent 50+ hours working on rebuilding and relaunching my wife’s photography website from scratch. I mean COMPLETE redesign. Continue reading What Does “Hustle” Look Like?
This week I was able to attend the inaugural Entrepreneur Simplified Entrecon at Utah Valley University. For a first run, it was pretty well put together, and I thoroughly enjoyed most of it.
Better than that, there were two HUGE opportunites. First, Alan (my business partner) and I got awarded scholarships to ES’s retreat next week, a $3500 value. We get to go for free, so that’s pretty exciting. I know a number of people that have gone through it and said it was lifechanging, so I’m excited to see how it goes.
The other one? You guessed it: I got to meet one of my favorite people that I’ve followed over the last few years, Gary Vaynerchuk. Continue reading When Gary V. Talks, You Listen
First principles. I’ve heard the term since I was a kid, since – as a Mormon – we have something called The Articles Of Faith. The 4th article of faith, that I memorized when I was still in my single digits, states: Continue reading First Principles
A few months back as I was in the middle of a 6x per week weight training regimen, there were literally 3 days in a row where this weird thing happened. Continue reading What Is The Right Number of Projects?