How to Turn the Tide in the Battle Against Anxiety and Depression

Let's talk about anxiety and depression. On the surface, anxiety is the distant cousin to depression. They’re in the same family, but depression is almost always at the forefront of the mental health discussion. Anxiety, on the other hand, is a medical afterthought. I...

5 Tips for Creating a Customer-Attracting, Dynamic Brand

Recently, a colleague walked into my office looking refreshed. He had a great tan, relaxed physical demeanor, and big smile—but he hadn’t gone on vacation. I asked him, somewhat enviously, why he seemed so at ease. "I started playing baseball in 'an old man’s...

Tim Grover’s 6 Ways to Become Unstoppable

While there are several powerhouse speakers who will be “lighting up” the Perfect Life Retreat this fall, there’s one speaker in particular that I’m insanely excited about. His name is Tim Grover. If you don’t know Tim, you should. He has spent decades working with...

6 Ways Successful People Think Differently

Joe Coulombe was successful. At least, he was by most standards. Several years ago, he launched a small chain of convenience stores in southern California that fit the 7-11 model. But then, he saw an opportunity. Always one for innovation and improvement, he wondered...

Celebrity Email Sales Tip (from a wise old man)

Years ago, in one of the Dan Kennedy newsletters to which I subscribe, I stumbled across a list detailing the "10 Things You Need to Do in Your Marketing Each Month". I copied the list and added it to my daily documents for review. For over 3 years I've been reading...

Investing and Crystal Vases

A few months ago, my wife and I celebrated our 15th anniversary. Over the years, I have tried to stick to the traditional gifts for anniversaries. For year 15, that means crystal.

Are You Open With Your Marketing Interactions?

The Johari Window is a cognitive psychology tool that was named after its two creators, Joseph Luft and Harry Ingham (“Jo + Hari”). It is used to help people understand their interpersonal relationships. But I’ve found this model to be especially useful for analyzing business interactions between entrepreneurs and their prospects or customers…

I just want a job I love… What should I do?

I am interested in copywriting, marketing, and product creation, but there is no such thing at my current company. I study copywriting and marketing on the side, and have made some money as a freelance copywriter, but I have serious doubts about my ability to do so over a long period of time. My attempts to market my services to high-dollar prospects has been met with silence, and people who do contact me are only concerned with how much – or, rather, how little – I charge

A Rich Man’s Greatest Secret

He's rich, powerful, respected and proud of the fact that he has the same best friends since he was an early teenager. Nothing was handed to him; he earned it all. If you ask him, as I did in 2011, he'll tell you his achievements all come down to the consistent...

How To Be Twice As Productive

"Most of the methods for measuring the lapse of time have, I believe, been the contrivance of monks and religious recluses, who, finding time hang heavy on their hands, were at some pains to see how they got rid of it." - William Hazlitt ("On a Sundial," Sketches and...

The Ability to Bounce Back

"I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions, I have been entrusted to take the game-winning shot and I missed. I have failed over and over again in my life. And that's precisely why I succeed." - Michael Jordan A...

Getting Juvenile Employees To Grow Up

"The important thing is this: to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we could become." - Charles Du Bos (Approximations, 1922-37) What do you do with a chronic complainer, an employee who is always dumping his problems on you? Please note: I'm not...

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