Inspiration

Want to start waking up inspired?

I created this 8 minute, potent, carry-with-you-anywhere meditation to help you get into the groove.

Use whenever you’re feeling in a funk, or need an extra jolt. For best results, do every morning before you begin your work.

Click here to download (free)

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This guided meditation is part of my new course Unlimited Motivation.

One person (randomly chosen) that likes it on Soundcloud in the next 48 hours will get a free copy of the course, gratis.… Click to read more

The Four Reasons You’re Feeling Unmotivated (and the antidotes for each one)

You were inspired about this yesterday… where did the energy go?

What happened to your excitement, the enthusiasm, your passion for building and creating this thing that you love?

Then self doubt and questioning drag you into even murkier waters.

Maybe you weren’t really passionate about it in the first place. Possible, but how do you KNOW for sure?

Maybe you just aren’t disciplined enough and just need to follow through for once. Also possible, but what if you don’t care about it actually and end up wasting your time?… Click to read more

Fuck the experts.

Fuck the trends.

Fuck the template.

This is a call to doing it your own way — flight or failure, success or sudden collapse. Don’t you want to go out, win or lose, knowing that at least you didn’t sell your soul?

Don’t you want to die knowing that when it came down to it, in the end you did it the-way-you-wanted-to-do-it-damnit?

Personally, that’s the way I want to be remembered. I don’t want to be number one in a category someone else created.… Click to read more

11 Unconventional Ways to Breathe New Life Into Your Work

Sometimes every day at work can feel like a battle you’ve already lost. You nestle down only to find that you’d rather punch yourself in the face than go through the same routine yet another day.

Resistance sinks in like a battery that slowly drains every ounce of energy in your being. Inspiration is nowhere to be found — just the same old self-doubt and stuckness. You feel like one of those wind-up, key-turn dolls. Programmed to move toward inevitable defeat.

Another blog post, email, phone call.… Click to read more

I have an embarrassing confession to make (especially as a supposed “leader” in the personal development world).

Over the last five years my passion for self development has quietly withered and nearly died.

I took an overdose of trite, feel-good self help banter and it led to me abandoning the world I had come to love so much.

But it wasn’t always this way.

I’m not exactly sure when the crescendo broke.

The onset of the symptoms were too slow and subtle to detect.… Click to read more