When Ideas are Most Vulnerable

Ideas are most vulnerable when they're first conceived. If you don't take…


Let's Shake On It

I grew up in a place where handshakes mattered. Where a man's word was his…


Simplicity. Iteration. And Systems.

I like to build systems. For everything. All the time. Managing my time? I have…


My Librarian, The Drug Czar.

I didn’t get really into drugs until I was about six or seven years old. During…


The Conversation You Should Be Having

Take-Home Message: People love talking about themselves. Give them a chance.…


Three Reads That Made Me Think

Take-Home Message: Do not simply read books that reaffirm your beliefs. Expose…


The Why Chromosome

Take-Home Message: One thing that separates those who change the world from…


15 Days of Self-Improvement

Take-Home Message: As the world evolves, so should you. Writer's Note: This…


Sentiment Sells.

Take-Home Message: We all like to feel special, connected, seen, relevant, and…


Free the Hostages. Or Else.

Take-Home Message: If you are not pursuing your valuable idea, you are keeping…