Goals vs. Outcomes: You’re Confusing Them and It Matters, A LOT!

I want you to think about the goals that you’re working towards. How would you define them? Maybe your goal is: To be famous To become an award winning journalist Writing a New York Times bestsellin...


Why You Need to Throw Away Your Goals

As entrepreneurs we are supposed to be goal-getters, achievers and risk takers. On the internet you will find over a million blog posts having something to say about the successful and unusual day-day...


Four Reasons Why You Should Do Things At Work That Scare You Sh!tless

You’ve made it. You’re here. I can only assume you made it this far because you’re NOT doing things from nine-to-five that scare you sh*tless. Now that I have the assumption trai...


Kick-A$$ Guide to Mastering Your Goals

Hey, how’s it going? It’s Mike Gowans. Do you got that friend that’s like he always comes around, and he’s always in a weird mood, kind of like cheerful but maybe not, and he’s always talkin...


All Alone, Surrounded By Friends

Sitting in a room with all my friends, I realize that I am so much different than they are… MY FRIENDS…the people I chose that I am going to probably be around for the rest of my life. How is it t...


Forget About Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, writing a best-selling book, winning a championsh...


4 Tips for Keeping Your Company’s New Year’s Resolution

Each January millions of people around the world make resolutions to help them live a better life throughout the year. Common resolutions include goals to improve health and wellness, financial statu...


Goal Setting: From “Get a Girlfriend” To “Own a Company”

 I began thinking about how I started my company: the when, the why, and the how. I have always known I wanted to be an entrepreneur; it was just a matter of getting to that point. When I was 15 year...


The Naked Truth (It’s Not What You Think)

Have you ever noticed that when you have your mind set on achieving a specific goal or you’re headed in the direction of massive success your closest friends and family tend to want to get in the wa...


Secrets Successful Entrepreneurs Know That Struggling Entrepreneurs Don’t

In my 22 + years as an entrepreneur and working with successful entrepreneurs and successful business professionals, universally I’ve discovered that they have learned to think and act like successf...