The Problem With Tim Ferriss’ Tools Of Titans Book

The Problem With Tim Ferriss’ Tools Of Titans Book

The following is a guest post from Joe Thomsett. Joe is an SME business advisor and blogger at www.staywiththeproblems.com; a business, decision-making and mindset blog. Feel free to connect with Joe on LinkedIn, Facebook and/or Twitter. Shit. A negative blog title about a Tim Ferriss piece of work. Shut.The.Front.Door. (hears the hoards of fans approaching […]

Book Review: Shadow Divers

Book Review: Shadow Divers

After two of the most prolific readers I know (Ryan Holiday) and (Patrick O’Shaughnessy) recommended “Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II,” I knew it was time to pick it up. Needless to say, they were right. I couldn’t put […]

A Complaint Free World

A Complaint Free World

Face it: You complain too much. I know I do. It’s really quite silly when you think about it. What does it accomplish? . . . If you said, “nothing,” that’s actually the wrong answer. Complaining invites toxicity into our lives. Our thoughts create our lives and our words indicate what we are thinking. Because […]

The Best Books I Read in 2016

The Best Books I Read in 2016

In 2016, my wife and I purchased our first home, welcomed our first child into the world and, as part of the day gig, I led (or otherwise worked on) cause marketing alliances that raised more than $3.7 million to help end cancer. As you can imagine, that didn’t leave as much time for reading […]

90+ Insights from Cal Newport’s Deep Work

90+ Insights from Cal Newport’s Deep Work

If this is your first time reading here, you should know that at the beginning of 2016 I set out to practice self-compassion, become a better leader and become more intentional about where and how I spent my time. Cal’s Newport’s book “Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World” has been instrumental […]