How Life Has Changed Since I Quit Drinking

Originally appeared on Elephant Journal Throughout high school, college and for close to a decade after, drinking with my buddies was “standard operating procedure”. It was what we did. Whether at a bar, a party, a BBQ, or just sitting around, odds were high that alcohol was present, and more often than not, center stage. […]

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23 Lessons About Life, Writing and Doing Work That Matters by Reading Ryan Holiday

If Tim Ferriss is the “Oprah of Audio,” that means that Ryan Holiday has to be on the short-list for being named the “Pharrell of Marketing and Book Writing.” Rarely on the cover, but if you dig a little deeper you will find his fingerprints everywhere. From some of the worlds most influential and innovative […]

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The Best Way To Stand Out Is By Doing Your Job Every Single Day – Life Lesson From My First Mentor

At the end of my first calendar year in sales, the owner of the company pulled all 100+ members of the sales team together and read out the names of the Top 10. After the ceremony was over, the woman that coveted the 3rd spot came up to me and said, “Wow, Congratulations Michael. #9 […]

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