Let me start off by saying, I'm preaching to myself here. I mean, I go through phases of organization and disorganization yet I find that I am my most productive, most successful and the most happy when my life is organized. Is your life organized? House clean? Dishes washed? Bills paid on time? If I … Continue reading BEING ORGANIZED IS BEING IN CONTROL
It has been said that you become the average of the 5 people you spend the most time with. So think about that. You are the average. This means some people are high frequency and others are low frequency and you are in between. You take in the characteristics, behaviors and choices of your friends. … Continue reading 4 Ways I Protect My Energy While Accomplishing My Goals
Many of our heroes express gratitude and humility in awe-inspiring ways, but humble is not a word I'd use to describe Sean "Diddy" Combs. Out the gate he had something to prove and was determined not to stop until it was done. His mantra "can't stop, won't stop" essentially became the creed of young hustlers … Continue reading Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop
I've run out of goals, but not out of happiness
January 21, 2016 was my last day as an employee. I did it. I quit. I walked away from a career I could have grown in; a career in which I had the opportunity to impact hundreds or thousands; a career I chose and had fallen in love with. There are many circumstances that led … Continue reading Here’s What I’ve Learned in My First Year As A Full-Time Entrepreneur (must read)
While he may have welcomed some criticism for snapchatting the birth of his child...in the days since Asahd Tuck Khaled has entered the world, DJ Khaled has totally embraced fatherhood in surprising and entertaining ways. The snapchat king, of course, floods his story and timeline with endless photos and videos of the infant but I … Continue reading A Few Major Keys From DJ Khaled on Parenting
Productivity. Productivity. Productivity. As entrepreneurs we are always looking for ways to be more productive and efficient in our work. Now, I've read a lot of books and articles on the subject and I can attest to the fact that increasing your productivity means minimizing and or removing distractions from your life. Ha! Now consider … Continue reading 3 Business Hacks That Help Me Stay Productive
We were driving home on our usual afternoon commute from West Oakland to South Richmond. Normally we'd be full of conversation, but today Apple Music serenaded us with hits from Janet Jackson radio. Among the jams were Michael's "Beat It" and Mariah Carey's "Don't Forget About Us"
These 8 books I consider to be essential to your growth and personal development as a human being on this planet. Read them all and read them again! Share them with friends. Blog about them. Thank the authors!
Promise we'll never stop kissing Promise me we"ll never stop making love I want your words to caress my mind As your hands would my thighs Breathe deep into me I into you Let me listen to your heart Because your lips will tell me lies Look into my heart as I look into … Continue reading Untitled, written March 8,2005