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The Content Delusion (or, why you still need to hustle)

There’s this unfortunate delusion that’s been sold in the world of entrepreneurship, especially in the online space…   The road to growth is paved with content. Write, film, record and produce killer content. Put it out there, and the world will rush to your doorstep. You don’t have to put your “self” out there anymore, […]

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What If Nobody Was Looking?

We talk about self-awareness as this gorgeous thing. But, it has a dark side…   To know who we are, to be aware of our presence, gifts, desires, strengths, values, traits, tells and smells. All the yadda yadda yadda that makes us uniquely us. How others affect us, and we them. Knowing these is a good […]

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Before You Blow Up Your Life, Do This.

There is a huge desire, once we sense we’re not doing the thing we’re here to do, to want to run from our current reality.   Even if it’s what is keeping a roof over our heads. We convince ourselves that the pain and disruption and financial upheaval of walking away is nothing like the […]

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Join My Book Insider Team

Come with me on a magical book-making adventure… I’m working on my next book and I could use your help. We’re deep into final edits and starting to think of things like covers, titles, subtitles, illustrations, unicorns, fave crayon colors, whether we promise levitation and enlightenment or just yummy hugs (I know, same difference) and […]

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Business at the Speed of Revolution

Funny thing about revolutions…   They’re designed to incite mass numbers of people to rise up and create change. Political change. Societal change. But, what if they could also fuel mass action in a radically different context? Watching the cascade of revolutions that swept the world beginning in 2010, I began to wonder: What if you applied the […]

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12 Months in 40 Pictures

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around for a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller   This has been a year of extremes. Major milestones and profound joy seemed to weave between moments of struggle and even deep loss. Before I close the books on the year, I thought it […]

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5 Questions With Crazy Sexy Kris Carr

Kris Carr has been living a stunningly-good, joyful, connected, meaningful and vital life for more than a decade…with stage IV cancer.   That may be her later-in-life “origin story,” but it no longer defines her. Kris came into my orbit through a mutual friend a few years back. Her story immediately captivated me. More than […]

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Why We Gather

It’s late at night. You’re watching a movie… Deep in the jungle, maybe 100 years ago, a clearing emerges. Tropical grasses sway in a warm breeze. Intense green blends with a glistening sun and you can hear the faint sound of scampering creatures off in the dense woods. But, the field remains free of any semblance of […]

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Gone Too Soon: My Friend Scott

This is so hard to write. My friend, Scott Dinsmore, is dead. I will never see him again. Never hug him. Never talk to him. Never get freak-out emails at odd hours, share grandiose visions over way-too-big breakfasts, scheme global world benevolence, steal away with him and Leo in some random corner of San Francisco […]

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Should You Kill Your Darling?

Seriously, she said, you want me to kill the thing I’ve nearly died to create?!   It was a conversation I’d had before, and I will have again. Look, she said, I’ve been at this for five years. I’ve developed programs and products. I’ve built a brand. I’ve paid people to help me build it. […]

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