Author Archive: Matt Wilson
Matt Wilson is co-founder of Under30CEO.
After two years traveling and working from his laptop, Matt's official title became Adventurer in Residence, heading up Under30Media's travel company Under30Experiences.
If Matt is around he will be easy to spot as his long luxurious hair is generally flowing freely in the breeze.
I had been struggling. After being abroad in paradise for seven months, adjusting to the grind of New York City was taking it’s toll. I was having a tough time getting back to performing at my peak. The travels were amazing, but I lost 10 lbs of muscle, had gone from 6 meals per day […]
This Memorial Day I woke up feeling strange here in the States. I had no energy and the rainy 45 degree weekend must have had me down. I spent a quiet weekend in the suburbs on the couch, catching up on work… Answering a few hundred emails…. Yawn. Then the weather broke. Yet I still […]
What did you do this week? It probably wasn’t what you would have done if it was your last week on earth. What are you doing next week? Wow. Probably pretty depressing when you put it that way. Most people don’t think about death very often. I certainly don’t. The title of this article actually […]
Last week Daniel DiPiazza wrote “An Open Letter to Frustrated 20 Somethings” on Under30CEO. It blew up. The article had over 100 comments on the first day. Daniel’s premise: If it was up to him, why would he make a “job” or “work” the center of his life? When someone asks him “what he does”, […]
So you’re busy running a company or you haven’t read enough Under30CEO to figure out how to break away from your 9 to 5 job…. You wish you had time to for excitement and adventure but bills and responsibility always seem to bring you back to reality. Your brain is caught in a rut, and […]
To celebrate our newly launched Under30Experiences travel brand we’re excited to announce our Trip of a Lifetime Giveaway on Under30CEO. Join today for a chance to win As busy young professionals looking for inspiration, we need to pack in as much excitement into our trips as possible, and this is exactly the environment we create through […]
Everyday at Under30CEO we try to help young people get what they really want out of life. For some it’s money, power, and fame, for others it’s time to spend with friends and family, still others embrace the journey and continue to search for what happiness might mean to them… Last week my friend Marcella […]
The number one asset that you can become obsessed with is your time. Why? No matter how filthy rich you are, you can never buy more of it. Your time one Earth is limited. How much time on average? 78 years for Americans according to the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. That’s […]
My original post was over 2,000 words. How to Surround Yourself With a Network of Amazing People. It outlined all my tips and tricks for knowing everyone under the sun, and more importantly, how to get everyone to know you. It was my own 2.0 version of How to Win Friends and Influence People. A […]