Today I’d like to share a letter from reader Kevin Marshall. He responded thoughtfully to a YouTube rant that in retrospect, I’m not very proud… Read More »Letter to the editor: FIRE Movement – What’s the Priority – Making Money or Saving Money?
Hey there, Alex here from Dynamite Jobs. Today, the guys (Dan and Ian) did a 45-minute livestream where they discussed a variety of topics.… Read More »An Entrepreneur’s Timeline for Generating Wealth
Dan and Ian ‘freestyled’ today on some different topics. The main points discussed were how to ‘take your business big’ and the sweet spot of… Read More »Going Big with Your Business and the Sweet Spot of Asset Buying
Dan and Ian called up their accountant to get some actionable advice for saving money as well as his take on PPP loans. Mario Lucibello… Read More »Ways to Save Money – Taxes, Money, Accounting ft. Mario Lucibello
As a team we’ve been doing tons of interviews in our efforts to match remote professionals with great companies over at Dynamite Jobs. We’re exploring ways… Read More »What are Your Favorite Job Interview Questions?
We get a lot of emails from readers of this blog ([email protected]). This week I thought I’d respond to some here. Feel free to write… Read More »Do you Need to Quit Your Job to Build a Successful Business?
Every year after our annual DCBKK conference in October, I jump on a plane somewhere jacked on the energy of 100’s of talented entrepreneurs with… Read More »“Why I Went to DCBKK 2018” – What Being a Deaf Entrepreneur Is Like
Every once in a while a podcast episode jumps out at me and grabs my attention. This week I was so pleasantly surprised by Scooter… Read More »Taking a Walk This Weekend? – Here’s a Great Podcast Episode to Take with You
This week’s podcast outlines our thoughts about how to be more successful making pitches, and cutting deals, via email. Ahead of that episode, TMBA’s producer Jane,… Read More »The Alchemy of Pitching – What To Consider When Selling Yourself or Your Business via Email
I’ve been thinking a lot about productivity this year. In January, I started ramping up my working intensity to a level that it hasn’t been at since… Read More »Working in Email for Only 30 Minutes a Day
I was on the phone with a friend this week who aspires to get his PhD in the next few years. They are notoriously difficult to complete… Read More »How Others Can Help When You’re First Starting Your Entrepreneurial Journey
Another year, another amazing time at DCBKK meeting all types of entrepreneurs building cool businesses. I often find that I have some of my most… Read More »Surrounding Yourself with Good Financial Advice
Of the more than 500 posts we’ve put up on this blog over the years, the one I hear most about is “the 1,000 rule.”… Read More »It Can Take 8 Months to Learn a Business, What About Building It?
“The ability to learn from real data is why the 7 Day Startup works. You wipe assumptions off the table.” – Dan Norris Episode #183… Read More »10 Business Ideas You Can Launch in 7 Days
I was watching basketball videos on Youtube the other day and was struck by this documentary of Lebron James’ high school team. In their junior… Read More »Is Getting to Six Figures Largely about Overcoming Psychological Challenges?
I’m more or less obsessed with the idea of writing for a living. Waking up every morning and building something on your own terms, from your own laptop,… Read More »Is Blogging Still a Viable Way to Start a Business?
How we choose to think about money will end up (to some degree) defining how much of it and the quality of it that we… Read More »The Coconut Cash Conundrum and Other Money Problems
I have only recently started speaking at conferences. In the beginning, I was terrified to do so (I even turned down gigs). I had a… Read More »A 15 Minute Guide : How to Create a Conference Presentation