What we think we know handicaps us

What we think we know handicaps us

What we think we know handicaps us. What we know we don't know enables us to grow, and to eventually succeed. This is true both for new and experienced entrepreneurs.​   It’s been a busy couple of weeks, taking my business into unchartered territory (for me...
Are you too comfortable to build your future?

Are you too comfortable to build your future?

Being comfortable can be an obstacle to making changes that will improve our lives. However, that's often the best time to start making these changes. A couple of students this week were talking to us how they just couldn’t take the step to actually launch their...
Lessons from Jack Ma as he retires…

Lessons from Jack Ma as he retires…

Jack Ma started as an English teacher, and built a half trillion dollar company. These are lessons that I got that helped me build my business. It’s Jack Ma’s 55th birthday and he’s stepping down. So, I thought it would be a good day to take some time, and celebrate...
How To Be Ready For Opportunities

How To Be Ready For Opportunities

The moment you truly feel opportunities are worth your while, they will come, and you'll be able to take full advantage of them. Learn more. I was having lunch with a former colleague, and he was commenting that he’s amazed at the number of businesses I’m now a part...
Choosing a business that gives you time off

Choosing a business that gives you time off

Business owners worry about not taking time off. It's all about choosing the right business model. I list a few of my favourites and discuss their merits. One of the big perks about working for yourself is, well, working for yourself. No bosses to answer to, no...
Every Successful Person’s Faced Challenges, BUT…

Every Successful Person’s Faced Challenges, BUT…

Every successful person wasn't succesful when they started. The only difference between them and everyone else is that they persevered. Isn’t it funny that we tend to think of successful people as having something we don’t, or knowing something that we don’t. I was...