The Kind of Platform You Should Be Building

The Kind of Platform You Should Be Building

A couple years ago, I left the country. With 19 other people, I spent five days traveling through Guatemala, serving local NGOs that were improving the lives of those living in poverty.

Halfway through the trip, I looked around in awe. We 20 strangers gathered together for a purpose bigger than ourselves to do work that wasn’t about us, leaving each person changed through the process, including me.

How did all this happen? One word: Platform.

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How to Not Set Yourself up for Failure with New Year’s Resolutions

Bathroom scale

A few months ago, I cussed at the scale in my bathroom. I had been working out and eating well for months and all I’d lost was a measly three pounds.

I didn’t get it. What had I done wrong? After talking to a fitness professional, I realized maybe nothing. I had been measuring the wrong thing.

Whether it’s losing weight or writing a book or making more money, most people won’t complete their resolutions this year.

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