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There's a lot of important factors that go in to owning a business that makes 10K a day, but the most important one is mindset.
I was just writing a post called "How to Make 10K in One Day (YEAH!!!)" I was excited. It was a "x tips" post. I'll still publish it. Probably. But then I found out I got a new competitor. I got PISSED. And then I got pissed about my post. All this feel good shit about passion and business and whatever. Sometimes it just comes down to kicking the crap out of people who can't create companies as good as yours.
I'm often asked, "how can I become a lifestyle designer?" I'm not going to focus on what that means. If you are here and have a heartbeat you probably want tons of personal freedom, unforgettable experiences, and boatloads of cash. Let's talk about how to get that done.
Let me just say: I am an American. The first amendment of our constitution requires me to believe that America is the best country in the entire world. I believe that. But three years ago I decided to uproot and live in Asia. Despite the fact that San Diego is one of the most prestine and pleasant cities in the world, I feel that my happiness and excitement levels have increased dramatically by making the move to Asia. I couldn't have predicted this before I made the leap.
I spent the day visiting an impressively ambitious internet startup here in Manila. I found myself missing my office days-- a little. It was tons of fun to see office comraderie, leather couches, power lunches, killer work stations, and big LCD screens. I realized my longing is well-timed with a few other rumblings in my behavior. Let's call them"entrepreneurial nesting instincts."
Man, I've been blabbing on for weeks about how I'm going to share the nuts and bolts of what we are doing at the Tropical MBA. I am just talking a lot of junk. Here's the truth: I'm not even talking nuts and bolts with Sean.