$10,000 for a Hammer

Posted by on January 8, 2014 at 11:48 am

One of my favorite stories about the explaining the value of bringing in someone who has been around the block a few times in terms of expertise and experience goes like this: One day in a large factory with a long assembly line a critical piece of equipment suddenly stopped working. This one machine brought […]

USA – Australia Pen Pals for 55 Years

Posted by on September 10, 2013 at 3:35 pm

OK, I’ll admit.  This is NOT the typical kind of post you’ll get from me.  Normally I’m the guy pounding my chest telling people how amazing and life-changing being an entrepreneur can be (and it is – shameless plug). Today’s post is WAY different.  This is one of those “feel good” make me want to […]

The Secret of Success

Posted by on May 14, 2013 at 10:06 am

The Secret Of Success The Secret of Success: Let me tell you a little story. It’s about a young man who wanted to know the secret of success, and decided to seek this wisdom out from a Guru. Now this was a wise, old sage who knew every secret of life, including the in’s and […]

Hello 9-1-1, I think I’m having a HEART ATTACK!

Posted by on November 11, 2012 at 10:03 am

Let me warn you right upfront, today’s blog post is 100% accurate and my real life story may scare the daylights out of you. It scared me & I am forever grateful for it. I’ve been in direct sales for the past 10 years.  I resigned from my corporate job in the telecom industry in March 2003.  That was a […]

Happy 237th Birthday Marines!

Posted by on November 10, 2012 at 8:00 am

Happy 237th birthday to Marines past and present. Let us especially remember those that gave everything and those that are in harm’s way today. Today we celebrate our tradition, our honor and our beloved Corps. Be sure to watch the annual message from the Commandant of the Marine Corps. Semper Fidelis, Michael Hamburger

Be Your Own Expert

Posted by on October 19, 2012 at 10:00 am

If you take a close look at the people who took the worst hits in the financial calamities of the past few years, you’ll find something interesting. In spite of the fact that they were from widely different economic and educational backgrounds and all have different individual stories, they have something in common. Most of […]

Ready, Go, Go!

Posted by on October 16, 2012 at 7:41 am

You plan and watch and wait for that big money maker to come in. I’ll let you in on a little secret. By the time you see confirmation in the headlines, entrepreneurs with the action habit (like me and my friends) have already made their plays and moved on to the next big thing. How […]

Make Room For The New

Posted by on October 11, 2012 at 8:49 am

Do you ever feel like something’s missing in your life? Maybe it’s because it can’t find an open place to land. Most success coaches have their own version of this line, but the message is pretty consistent. The things you want also want you – you just have to be willing to do what it […]