How To Level Up Your Tribe

How To Level Up Your Tribe

You are the average of the five people you hang out with. Your current tribe will give you instant feedback on where you’re headed. Here are a few tips to help you level up your tribe. I approach this process by being deliberate about who I want inside my tribe....
What If What You Want Actually Works?

What If What You Want Actually Works?

A couple of weeks ago, I told you about a little game called stupid idea time – but for every stupid idea that might be a winner, you have to flip it around and look at it the other way, too. What if it works? What if the thing that we are brainstorming comes...
The Balance of Doing What You Love

The Balance of Doing What You Love

As with most things in life, there’s a flip side. When you finally figure out what you love to do, guess what you spend 99% of your time doing? Working. And when the work doesn’t even feel like work, you start neglecting other parts of your life.  Go ahead and...
Exploring Bad Ideas Leads to Good Ideas

Exploring Bad Ideas Leads to Good Ideas

When you need new ideas, sometimes you can get lost in old opinions, beliefs, and rules. The best way out is to play a little game my wife and I like to call “stupid idea time”. This game will give you the permission you need to explore bad ideas in order...
Tips for Hiring a Coach

Tips for Hiring a Coach

Is hiring a coach going to help you reach your next goal? The short answer: it depends. The long answer is a bit more nuanced – there can be a lot of factors at play that influence the effectiveness of coaching on what you’re trying to achieve. Accountability,...