4 Ways to Grow Your Business & Life, Lessons from Chianti, Italy

In this special edition I have some business building and life mastery lessons from my recent vacation to Chianti and Florence Italy, where the food and wine were on another level, and the ancient traditions are not dead yet. Instead, they are being fought to be preserved. Everywhere you go in the world, anytime you step outside your door, get on a plane or travel to places you’ve never been you can find…

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Ruling Like Darth Vader and Son

My birthday note began… Dark Lord, On this day many many years ago when the dark forces got a leader as mighty as you, to rule us minions and giants…nobody thought your dark rule would last so long. Luckily for us there is a dark little prince Lucca coming…. …and as your humble servants we believe that this year on your birthday you need to start training how you will transfer your…

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I panicked when my Pearl Jam Fan Club membership notice said “failed”

I got a notice in my inbox that my Pearl Jam Fan Club membership auto-payment had failed. I literally panicked. You only have 7 days to fix it before you lose your membership # and your place in “line” and have to resign up, with a higher #. I’m member 264,232. That might seem not good. But, this is a band that’s been around nearly 30 years. There are millions…

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Friendly Marketing

Does the word ‘marketing’ have you running for the hills screaming? You aren’t alone. The fitness industry is notorious for crappy marketing. We do it wrong.   Scroll the newsfeed, Pinterest, or through a magazine and you see ads and offers that all look the same.   They are practically ignored by the masses.   And we have the promises…

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The fallacy of security

Recently a Beachbody coach on my team burst out crying the minute, no the second, we got on our monthly zoom meeting. She had just lost a job she was working on for months. She handles Quickbook accounts for small businesses on the side while she is building her Beachbody business, she also has a job at a construction company doing sales, and works as a group X instructor too!…

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Too busy lying to ourselves

A nice woman in the industry emailed me a few weeks ago and asked how I could help get her on the right track to stop burning out, get more time off, and make more money than slaving away on the floor for another 25+ years. She was 53, her fricking bones are getting tired. I hear her. I’m almost 45 and I don’t move the way I used too and my body…

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THE GATEWAY DRUG TO YOUR SUCCESS

  If you’re feeling stuck in your career this could be why. If you’re in one market for a long time; it’s either going to… … start plateauing on you, …going down, …or you’re going to have to keep reinventing inside the market if you want to avoid stagnation. It’s just a reality that if you’re doing business today, the way you were 5…

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TRUST YOUR HUSTLE

You ever feel like your life circumstances are getting in the way of your future? It’s so easy to blame circumstance versus accept our future is our choice. Recently I had a killer guest on my podcast, Anthony Trucks, former NFL athlete, and creator of Trust Your Hustle. And his story has clues to overcoming the doubt that…

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Top 15 Lessons From The #1 High Performance Coach In The World

Top 15 Lessons I learned from the one, the only, #1 High Performance Coach in the world, Brendon Burchard.   Anna and I were with him in Cabo, Mexico for his mastermind retreat.  To say we learned a lot, is an understatement. Brendon helps serve people with their personal development, professional development, and helping thought…

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