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JAN
11
2017

The Dirty Little Secret Successful People Don’t Tell You… But I Will

Come in closer… i want to tell you a secret… It’s about that guy on Facebook who always posts how he is “killing it” with his business. It’s about that gal bragging about her new super-exotic car and vacations on the beach. It’s about
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APR
28
2016

Enter the Shark Tank with Kevin Harrington

Kevin Harrington is a serial entrepreneur who founded the infomercial. One of the original shark’s on ABC’s hit show, Shark Tank, Kevin regularly seeks out new products to bring to market. He is responsible for over $2 BILLION in product sales! In this episode of The
JAN
03
2016

What A Realtor with a Snow Shovel Taught Me About Hustle

When I was growing up, The Hustle was a dance made famous by Van McCoy. Today, hustle means a different kind of moving, as it relates to building your business. It means you are willing to do whatever you need in order to break through your barriers and make things happen. I
DEC
21
2015

The Top 5 Things You Can Learn from a 17-Year Old Success Story – Episode #28

While at Matt Bacak’s “Meeting of the Minds” event in Atlanta, I had the opportunity to meet 17-year old Temper Thompson. Motivated and brilliant, Temper has built a significant business online. In episode #28 of The Top 5 Scope, Temper shares his top five tips
AUG
13
2015

Seeing Obstacles as Opportunities

No is one of the hardest words for most people to hear. We want what we want, and when don’t get what we want, we can feel angry, hurt, sad or disappointed. As a young man breaking into sales in the early 90’s, I was tossed into survival-of-the-fittest situations. The
MAY
14
2015

My Top 10 Career Moments

Life is packed with ups and downs; highs and lows. Some days are unmemorable while others feature snapshots which are forever etched in our memories. I recently was a guest on a podcast and was asked this question. “What was your single greatest moment as an
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OCT
28
2014

How Playing Your Cowbell Will Make Billions of People Want You

Guest post by Brian Carter Have you seen the More Cowbell sketch from Saturday Night Live? It’s more than just funny. Believe it or not, it’s a powerful metaphor for a successful work life. And it provides insight into the kind of people you need on your team, and what makes an
JAN
03
2014

What We Can Learn from Failure

Is failure something to be avoided or is it something we should embrace? I recently was asked to be interviewed by Shahar and Nashalh Boyayan from BuzzBooster.tv. They were particularly interested in my perspective on failure. Following is a highlight real from this interview. I
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OCT
16
2013

So What Do You Do? – The Joel Comm Show Episode #11

Did you know you are surrounded by geniuses? It’s true! And in Episode 11 of The Joel Comm Show, I unveil the truth about the value each and every person brings to the world around them. That includes you!
MAR
02
2010

How The Web Really Works

I meet two kinds of entrepreneurs at conferences. The first are the people hoping to get rich quick. They listen to the speakers and they make notes but what they’re really hoping is that someone will let slip a giant secret that will enable them to make a huge sack of
FEB
21
2010

When Times are Tough, Which Way Do You Go?

We are living in challenging times. If you are not feeling the economic pinch, you at least know others who are. Some blame the politicians, both Republicans and Democrats. Others blame the legal system. And many wag their finger at corporations who have failed to serve the
JAN
04
2010

Inspiration Takes a Vacation

As December was coming to a close, I began to think of how I might help inspire you in the new year. I knew I would write something and post it on January 1st. But it didn’t happen. In fact, January first found me uninspired. I was enjoying hanging out at home with my
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