About five years ago, I sent an email to someone I had a loose relationship with, and was sure I’d score a home run: “… I guess what I’m saying is, I really want you to be my mentor.” Cringe. Of course, I got no reply, and these days I can imagine the guy on […]


My early 20s was like one kick in the nuts after another. In-case you were living in a bubble, or you were raised middle or upper class, or you were sheltered, real life was probably a shit storm for you. It was for me. I was raised in a mid upper class white area, went […]


This post is written for those of you who are in a life that they cannot stand. Waking up is a chore. ¬†Everything you do throughout the day feels like total bullshit. Life feels meaningless.¬†Everything you do feels like you’re just wasting time and burning the candle at both ends while getting closer to death. […]


I recently noticed this trend in a massive percentage of people I talk to on a daily basis. It’s something that will almost *guarantee* failure or at least sub-par performance in everything you do, and it’s ubiquitous among 20 somethings. Can you guess? It’s actually a set of false beliefs — the first is the […]


The vast majority of new entrepreneurs are plagued by the same two things:¬† The first is a question: What kind of business do I start? The second is a problem: resistance. It’s hard as shit to actually overcome inertia and start something. We are totally overwhelmed by questions, lack of experience, and lack of knowledge […]