What Does it Really Mean to be a “Workaholic”?

In the age of opportunity, it seems the most difficult thing to do is take time to rest. Working hard and working long can move things forward—but is it worth the cost in the end? Hi, my name is John, and I’m a workaholic. I’d been sober for a while until I recently relapsed for at least five […]

How to Get Paid by First Giving Your Product Away

You’ve got a great product, and you know it’s worth the price you ask—but how do you get strangers to buy? That’s where Freemium Marketing can help. For the last three decades, the “freemium” business model has been slowly taking over the software industry, and drastically changing people’s expectations for what happens before they commit to a […]

Why You Need to Switch from MailChimp to ConvertKit Right Now

As I learned in my first $10,000 launch, an email list is a powerful asset—if you know how to set it up right. Most solutions are clunky, but I’ve found one that excels beyond any alternatives available. I just finished moving my email list over to ConvertKit, and I’m already in love. I’ve used MailChimp since I […]

Why Every Entrepreneur Needs A Personal Platform and Brand

Every single entrepreneur has a task list miles long. Adding a project to that list is a tall order, I know. And platform-building? That’s tough stuff. But it’s worth it, either way. What is a platform? As Michael Hyatt explains in his best-selling book Platform: Get Noticed in a Noisy World, Very simply, a platform is the thing you […]

The Liberating Power of a Daily Routine

A routine is one of the most powerful productivity tools I know of. It provides structure and direction, like a map to daily life. Many people think of routines as restrictive, but I think the opposite is true. Up until last year, I didn’t attempt to live by a daily routine. I went to sleep […]