3 Things I Learned from Everyone Communicates Few Connect by John Maxwell

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Read in 2 minutes Why is it that two professors can teach the same course, curriculum, utilize the same textbook, and the same presentations, yet one professor’s class is empty and the other one has a waiting list? One communicates, the other connects. In the video above I share three things I learned from John Maxwell’s book Everyone Communicates Few …

Embrace Constraints – 3 Things I Learned from Rework by Jason Fried

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Read in 3 minutes *GET THE BOOK* Rework by Jason Fried  – http://amzn.to/2ll63OS Listen to the book free on Audible: http://amzn.to/2epQT7M Rework is the playbook that 37signals (makers of Basecamp) used to grow their company. 1. Embrace Constraints Constraints are advantages in disguise. A great example of this is a haiku. The limits on the number of line and syllables …

Career Savings Account – 3 Things I Learned from Do Over by Jon Acuff

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Read in 3 minutes GET THE BOOK: Do Over by Jon Acuff –> http://amzn.to/2iSPdVK Listen to the book free on Audible: http://amzn.to/2epQT7M The basic premise of this book is to establish a career savings account utilizing your relationships, skills, character, and hustle to call a “do over” with your career. This “do over” occurs in 4 ways: Career Ceiling – …

3 Things I Learned from Little Bets by Peter Sims

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Read in 2 minutes GET THE BOOK: Little Bets by Peter Sims: http://amzn.to/2iqGJbn Listen to the book free on Audible: http://amzn.to/2epQT7M The basic premise of this book is that we can use lot of little bets and certain creative methods to identify possibilities and build up to great outcomes. Sims gives the example of a stand-up comedian like Chris Rock. …

3 Things I Learned from Body of Work by Pamela Slim

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Read in 2 minutes 📚GET THE BOOK: Body of Work by Pamela Slim http://amzn.to/2i1O6Wx Body of Work is a playbook that helps people to find the common thread between multiple careers, side projects, volunteering, our education, and everything else we have our hands in even if it seems disconnected. 1. Build Your Body of Work   Focus on building a …

3 Things I Learned from the Book “Manage Your Day-to-Day” by 99u

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Read in one minute Get the book – Manage Your Day-to-Day by 99u – http://amzn.to/2hAAsty  Listen to the book free on Audible: http://amzn.to/2epQT7M The basic premise of the book is that our routine, or lack of one, plays a huge role in our ability to be successful. Creativity Needs a Framework Daily practice is vital. We overestimate what we can …

3 Things I Learned From Training Camp by Jon Gordon

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Read in 2 minutes   Get the book – Training Camp by Jon Gordon: http://amzn.to/2ib3vBS Listen to the book free on Audible: http://amzn.to/2epQT7M 1. Mindset To succeed, you have to have a mindset of wanting more. The default is to be average or chug along. Separating yourself from others requires initiative. John Maxwell says, Age and wisdom don’t always come together, sometimes …

3 Things I Learned From The #AskGaryVee Book by Gary Vaynerchuk

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Read in 2 minutes Get the book – #AskGaryVee by Gary Vaynerchuk: http://amzn.to/2hytyTE Listen to the book free on Audible: http://amzn.to/2epQT7M Clouds vs. Dirt The clouds are your large overall vision. The dirt the tactical trench work needed to execute that vision. Everything in between is a waste of time. Some people see minutiae and don’t know how to navigate, or …

3 Things I Learned from Steal Like An Artist by Austin Kleon

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Read in 2 minutes Get the book: Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon: http://amzn.to/2hcv4xK Listen to the book free on Audible: http://amzn.to/2epQT7M My book reading system: https://goo.gl/1nPZ0H 1. Nothing is original We are constantly building upon what we find. Everything that needs to be said has already been said. But since no one was listening, everything must be said again. …