Google Plus: The “Ghost Town” that Helps Build Personal Brands

What If I told you Google Plus is no longer a “ghost town,” Would you believe me? I hope so. But don’t worry, this isn’t another how-to guide. This post is about opening your mind to how power...


Being “Nice” Is WAY More Valuable

Under30CEO co-founder and my good friend Matt Wilson wrote a recent article, “How to Stop Being Nice and Get What You Really Want.” While I can’t begin to explain how much I respect Matt and h...


How to Stop Being Nice and Get What You Really Want

Want the key to making more money? Stop being so damn nice. I’ve worked on saying “No” for way too long, and I’m still not good enough. For me, it’s nature and nurture. I’m...


Why You Have Fewer than 20 Friends

My average day is completely filled with people. From the moment I wake up, I’m constantly reading peoples’ opinions, emailing, messaging, chatting, tweeting, meeting, skyping, and texting. All to...


7 Ways to Grow on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a massive social networking tool; it is the Facebook for professionals. On LinkedIn you can create a professional profile, connect with colleagues, friends, associates and even potential e...


Breaking THE Barrier – Striving to be Unreasonable

There’s a particular barrier that needs to be broken to become an entrepreneur.  Some have wasted their savings, their family and their lives to attempt getting through it – and have not succeede...


What Do You Want to Be Known For?

I was asked a profound question today. A question that I was sure I knew the answer to right away, but the details begin to unfold the more I allowed myself to sink into the question. The question was...


Do You Take Credit and Give Blame? Dare to do the Opposite

It’s time to flip the switch on credit and blame. They’ve been fooling us for way too long. Some things we want to take, and some things we want to give away. Some make sense, and some don’t. In...


The Future of Giving: Are You Part of It?

About two years ago, my publicist Alyson Campbell, called me from her offices in New York and asked if I would like to be involved with an amazing charity she supports, Rosie’s Theater Kids (RTKids)...


Are You Unwilling to Pay the Price to Become Better?

I’m AFRAID that too much of the time we know how to become the best versions of ourselves and are just UNWILLING to pay the price to become them… I have thought about this statement a lot beca...