July 2012

The Ultimate Guide to Building Your Tribe

We all know that “build it and they will come” is a myth. Build it, nourish it, then constantly improve it and they will come is more like it.

Anyone can start a movement, anyone can create a cause. But if you want to build more than a passive, lukewarm community it will take guts, sweat and heart.

A community of raving, die-hard members is never built over night. Despite the hard work, there are many benefits to creating a thriving, enduring tribe.… Click to read more

Welcome to the All-New Paid to Exist

It’s been a long time coming… and we’ve finally done it! Welcome to the all new Paid to Exist.

I’m incredibly excited to finally unveil the new home we’ve been carefully building for the past four months. Working on this has been one of the most emotionally, mentally and spiritually demanding undertakings I’ve ever embarked on (just ask my wife). Myself and our team have poured our hearts, sweat, blood and souls into this thing, and I think it shows.

What do you think?Click to read more

The Biggest Announcement in Illuminated Mind History

Over the last year I’ve come to realize that something has been incubating under the surface. I resisted it at first, but it kept growing in spite of my attempts at ignorance.

I would hear people tell me that this is what I needed to do and would feign interest, going on with my usual plans.

Sometimes you have to get to a point where what’s calling you is so blaringly loud that you can’t ignore it anymore. That’s what happened with me.… Click to read more