Why James Clear’s Newest Book ‘Atomic Hobbits’ Was an Instant New York Times Bestseller

A surprise best-selling book on Amazon over the past few months has been Atomic Hobbits by James Clear. Here’s why you should consider adding it to your reading list: A lot of books have been written on how hobbits work, the secret to their success in the shire, and information churned from studies on theContinue reading “Why James Clear’s Newest Book ‘Atomic Hobbits’ Was an Instant New York Times Bestseller”

10 Do’s and Don’ts for Church Leaders on Facebook in 2021

If you’re a church leader, read this wisdom before you post anything on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or YouTube in 2021. Please share this with your ministry team. People get fired EVERYDAY for what they post on Facebook. People leave churches EVERY WEEK for what they see church leaders post on Facebook. But, if you’re aContinue reading “10 Do’s and Don’ts for Church Leaders on Facebook in 2021”

$100 Conversation with North Dakota Author John Bayer

John Bayer’s weekly North Dakota newspaper humor column was ranked #1 in North Dakota and ranked #2 nationally.  It was so successful he turned it into a best-selling book titled 15 Months of Winter: My Year in North Dakota (makes a great gift for anyone who lives in North Dakata or ever visited…it’s hilarious). JohnContinue reading “$100 Conversation with North Dakota Author John Bayer”

$100 Conversation with Pro-Blogger Tony Kummer (his website had 6 million visitors last year)

I paid $100 to Tony Kummer to share wisdom about being a pro-blogger. The little website he started in 2007 now gets MILLIONS of unique visitors each year and has become his full-time job. Tony’s Favorite Blogger Seth Godin View Seth’s blog here. Tony’s Favorite Movie Master and Commander Tony’s Wisdom for Bloggers and ContentContinue reading “$100 Conversation with Pro-Blogger Tony Kummer (his website had 6 million visitors last year)”

$100 Conversation with Photography Professor Alice Anthony

I paid $100 to Alice Anthony to share the wisdom she’s learned throughout her life as a photography professor. She taught photography at East Tennessee State University and then Milligan University for 28 years, and recently retired from teaching in 2019. She has a special familial bond with all of her students. Alice Taught PhotographyContinue reading “$100 Conversation with Photography Professor Alice Anthony”

Jordan Peterson’s Psychology of the Flood, Coronavirus, and Navigating Quarantine

“The end of the world IS at hand.  And it will come and when it comes you will be judged.  Your world will collapse.  You will find out where your unaddressed weaknesses lie.” – Jordan Peterson, Psychology of the Flood I’ve boiled down Jordan Peterson’s Biblical lecture about the Psychology of the Flood down toContinue reading “Jordan Peterson’s Psychology of the Flood, Coronavirus, and Navigating Quarantine”

This Simple Piece of Advice From Dave Ramsey Helped Me When I Lost My Job

6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment last week, due to the Coronavirus. Anyone who has gone through job loss knows just how hard it can be…there’s almost nothing worse than experiencing unemployment because it affects both your wallet and your identity. That stress and pressure is brutal. In 2010, when I lost my job, IContinue reading “This Simple Piece of Advice From Dave Ramsey Helped Me When I Lost My Job”

7 Things I Learned Living Alone on an Island for a Year

In 2013, I moved from Louisville to Longboat Key, Florida.  I rented a house for a year.  I didn’t know anyone there.  These are the biggest things I learned: 1. Embrace the Seasons of Life I realized that life is not supposed to be the same thing, day after day, year after year.  The seasonsContinue reading “7 Things I Learned Living Alone on an Island for a Year”

UPDATE! My $59,000 Coronavirus Stock Market Experiment Inspired by Warren Buffett

FINAL UPDATE August 4, 2020: +$27,210.46 I made my initial stock purchase on March 27, 2020 at the start of the Coronavirus pandemic. The experiment was a great SUCCESS! You can see the stocks that I purchased and see how the value fluctuated through the 4 months of the experiment. Purchase Price (March 24, 2020):Continue reading “UPDATE! My $59,000 Coronavirus Stock Market Experiment Inspired by Warren Buffett”

7 Books That Made Me a Millionaire in my Thirties

“If I had six hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend the first four hours sharpening the axe.” Abraham Lincoln I started brainstorming and tinkering with starting my own business in 2005.  I eventually went full-time with my online business in 2011.  I slowly grew it into a multi-million dollar publishing company that wasContinue reading “7 Books That Made Me a Millionaire in my Thirties”