Focusing On The Big Picture

My brother and I were talking today about feeling useless at work. The past week, him and I have been running around trying to keep the individuals we have working with us busy. We have been looking at more projects, which paid off because we got a property under contract today. We have been doingContinue reading “Focusing On The Big Picture”

The Power of Job Coaches

For the past couple years, I wanted to get a mentor or a job coach. I have heard really great things about job coaches from friends who have them and I thought it would help progress me personally and in business. I kept my eyes open but did not search diligently for one. Then RyanContinue reading “The Power of Job Coaches”

Getting Initial Principal Out Part 2

As we discussed last week on our blog and on our podcast (episode 45), getting your initial principal out is crucial. How I am able to continuously do deals is by getting my initial principle out and recycling it into the next deal. I do this in real estate, cryptocurrency trading, and stock trading. IContinue reading “Getting Initial Principal Out Part 2”

Buyout of My Business

There are some new and exciting things in my partner Ryan’s and my life. We have been great friends for 7 years and we have been business partners for just shy of 5 years. Him and I hired job coaches a few months back. A big part of what we have been working on withContinue reading “Buyout of My Business”

The Psychology of Money

Sometimes when I read a book or listen to a podcast, I get sucked in. I feel connected to the story, I want to set aside whatever I have planned for the day to finish the book or podcast. Something about the story or the content drags you in and you want more. I wasContinue reading “The Psychology of Money”

Managing People to Manage Themselves

Earlier this week I talked about managing with positive reinforcement. Keeping people happy and empowered, creates a better work environment, helps them be more productive, and creates more loyal coworkers. This is a very effective way to manage. Recently I have been learning about adding in steps that I have used in the past unconsciously.Continue reading “Managing People to Manage Themselves”

Managing with Positive Reinforcement

Anyone can manage someone else, you check up on them, let them know what they are doing right or wrong. Its too easy, the difficult part is giving constructive criticism if you are not an assertive person. If you’re an introvert instead of an extrovert, it may be harder to manage at first but itContinue reading “Managing with Positive Reinforcement”

Being Uncomfortable

Business and success tends to be bouts of being uncomfortable. You have to put yourself in uncomfortable situations to grow as both a business and as an individual. The more you do these uncomfortable things, the better you become at being uncomfortable. This week, we had the opportunity to be uncomfortable. We heard of aContinue reading “Being Uncomfortable”

Reviewing “Who Moved My Cheese?”

I read the short story of “Who Moved My Cheese?” by Spencer Johnson, I found it to have a plethora of insight in the 30ish pages of the story. The story followed 4 subjects, 2 mice named Sniff and Scurry and 2 little people named Hem and Haw. Each subject has a different quality. SniffContinue reading “Reviewing “Who Moved My Cheese?””

Delegation

As an entrepreneur I have had to do a lot of delegation throughout the years. I have a business partner, so from the get go, we have been delegating tasks to each other. As our business grew, we had to hire employees and delegate tasks to keep growing. Our main business is our assisted livingContinue reading “Delegation”