When I was a kid, there was a point where we had to go on welfare. My dad had just lost his job. We were dead broke.

Drinking powdered milk was one of my least favorite memories during that time. I’ll never forget the watered down, strange taste it left in my mouth.

My sisters and I wanted real food, and one of the hardest things for my dad to do was to let go of his pride and ask our church for help.… Click to read more

Our tribe never ceases to amaze me.

It’s made up of incredibly talented, defiant souls that refuse to accept the satus quo. Each one of the individuals highlighted below has shown a commitment to forging their own path to live and work on their own terms.

I’m proud of what each and every one of them has accomplished.

These are eight trailblazers to watch out for in 2015. Their stars are on the rise.

martynMartyn Bromley

Martyn has leveraged the power of the PTE Immersion group to build his website consultancy and training platform Herosite.co, which helps other entrepreneurs easily build a website that converts.… Click to read more

Want to Quit Your Job? You Must Do This

I’ve helped thousands of template followers quit their jobs.

Over and over, I’ve seen what gets people to follow through, and what makes someone make the transition stick.

(In other words, they don’t come crawling back to another job when working for themselves didn’t work out.)

One of the strangest things by far I’ve seen is that some people never set a date. Yet they think that it will just happen, eventually.

Probably not.

If you want to make quitting your job to get paid to do what you love a certainty and not just a probability, you need to set a date.… Click to read more

Seven Slightly Strange Ways to Have the Best Year Ever

How did this year go for you? Did you accomplish everything you set out to do?

How many days do you wake up feeling free vs feeling trapped by your life?

Would you like to increase the amount of days you feel inspired and alive, where you wouldn’t change anything if you could?

I can personally attest to you that freedom is not something automatic. If you follow the template blindly, you will be douped into believing that freedom comes “someday.”

It’s far too easy to be lulled by the promise of future rewards.… Click to read more

The #1 Purpose Mistake; and the Seductive Myth of Readiness

Not yet was his unspoken mantra — or so it seemed. He never would have admitted that, of course.

But to his friend, it felt like that was Lachlan’s slogan. It became a kind of running joke. He was always doing something to get ready.

Collecting books could have been a full time job for him. 20 or 30 books on any topic he was interested in lined the shelves in his living room.

He could tell you all the things you needed to do to start a business, though he had never actually done any of them.… Click to read more