Momentum helps you succeed beyond your wildest dreams. It’s 2015. I went from a weirdo with crippling social anxiety, bitter and angry at the world with only similar friends to hang out with, to a social butterfly who finally kissed his first girl, is off medication, has a girlfriend and is president of two clubs… […]Read More Why Nobody Should Make a New Year’s Resolution
I speak about my values a lot on A Spot of Joe. Recently I have clarified a key piece of foundation which was sticking me in my idealogical butt every time I sat down in my ideological house. This may fly in the face of what you normally hear from me. I want to share […]Read More Builing a Foundation of Values
One thing you should do to double your design gameRead More Designers, Looking to Improve? Start doing this…
Welcome, reader. Today I will tell you three stories. Then I will tie them together and share a moral. Hopefully you can use these experiences to enrich your life. Let’s get started, shall we? It is a week before New Year’s Eve, I am in Latvia. I had traveled to Lithuania to meet my mentor, […]Read More Commitment, an article of three tales
So first of all, I need to explain what I mean by Latvian Walklight habits… In America, as many of my readers know, you can start walking when the eccentric silhouette turns white. When it is blinking red, sometimes with a countdown timer, you should keep walking if you’ve started, but not start across the […]Read More Latvian Streetlights and Narcissism
I’ve been promising to tattoo this on my arm for the longest time. I recently got it designed, so you’ll see updates on that sometime vaguely soon. What does it mean though? Well I’ll tell you a story. Once upon a time, ancient Greek leaders and businessmen needed advice from time to time. In a […]Read More Gnothi Seauthon. A personally important phrase.
… Read more to learn about karma, the principles of wealth, and a fun night in a very northern area of the world.Read More Karma and compensating for my small…
Who am I? What is my type? My mentor shares his insight in selling things and working with people with a personality typing system. There are Practical people There are Action people There are Social people There are Emotional people. ~*~ I fall squarely in Action. Smack dab. I care so much about my momentum. […]Read More 10th day… To the 21st day… Self awareness
There’s one thing about shame which completely kills it. Sharing it. Shame thrives in the shadows. Let it out and it dies, pathetically, like the Wicked Witch of the West screaming “I’m meeelllllttttiiinnnggg.” And sizzling into a puddle. So. Story time about some huge mistakes I’ve made. It was January 2016. I had spent a […]Read More When you fall, get the **** back up
So yesterday, Day 9, I did not complete my design challenge. I was so passionate about it that I focused on my shopify store as I recovered from the long night of staying up 30 hours to launch it. I also feel it was a mistake to make myself do 2 each day. I […]Read More Day 9. It is important to know your limits. And be skeptical.