In a blaze of glory twelve years ago, Tim Grahl quit his day job and went to work for himself full time. Having taught himself internet marketing and web development, he used the form emails from Charlie Hoen’s book Recession Proof Graduate to pitch authors on how to improve their websites and help them market themselves online.
On this episode of The Portfolio Life, Shawn shares the story of his journey from lawyer to chocolatier to an author. His experiences allowed him to learn how to navigate life, measure company growth beyond profit, and what practical things we can start today to find meaningful work.
We’ve all had dreams about the future that haven’t come true. We’ve probably let some of those dreams die. But what if we could develop the grit and persistence required to revive those dreams and achieve them?
We can. And it’s simpler than you might think. Here are six techniques proven by research and practical experience that can help you break through to have your best year ever.
What if 2018 was your best year ever? Not the best year in a while. Not a pretty good year. But the year that changes everything. Or maybe the year that everything changed…
What does that do in you, when you think about that? Does it excite you? Scare you a little?
Do you know what the biggest secret to a successful life is?
It’s so simple and yet so easy to ignore. Here’s why:
We think that being generous is something we do once we get famous. And that’s not how it works at all.