On one end are the people I admire most: visionary creators with values that choose to share their philosophy, approach, and life lessons with the world. Think: Elon Musk, Richard Branson, and Warren Buffet Down the line are visionaries that don’t actually create much, like James Altuchter and Tim Ferriss, both who I admire greatly,… Continue reading The Business Mentor Spectrum
Nancy Duarte is the CEO of Duarte Design, a design firm specializing in next-level presentations. She was recently on the Art of Charm podcast where she caught my attention. I’ve been looking for a way to better structure my sales presentations, and to make them more compelling. Her ideas are summed up nicely in her TED talk.… Continue reading The Presentation Guru: Nancy Duarte
A great method from Tim Ferriss in his podcast “How to Build a Large Audience from Scratch“:
At least twice what you make as a full-time employee: http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2015/03/double-and-half-freelancer-math.html
Chris Sacca is a venture capitalist out of the San Francisco Bay Area and was recently featured on NPR’s radio program “This American Life.” If you missed it, you should download the podcast from here. The second story of the podcast describes one wantrepreneur’s interaction with Chris (they’re connected somehow as friends), and some of the… Continue reading The Pitch By Chris Sacca
This is a blog post about Dr. Robert Cialdini’s book “Influence, The Psychology of Persuasion.” I’ve read it once, and this is what stuck out to me at the time. This is not a comprehensive professional review or summary and should not be used as cliff notes.