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083: Mid-Week Checkpoint – Napoleon Hill on Outwitting the Devil and The Habit of Drifting

In this episode of the Grow or Die Mid-Week Checkpoint Edition, we take a short passage from the book, Outwitting the Devil by Napoleon Hill, where he discusses the concept of The Habit of Drifting. Written in 1938, but not published until 2011, Outwitting the Devil dives into the greatest obstacles that keep people from…

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082: Part 2 – 9 Things Successful People Do Differently

Accomplished people reach their goals because of what they do, not just because of who they are. In this two part series, we examine the research of Columbia University researcher, Heidi Grant Halvorson, through her book “9 Things Successful People Do Differently.”Get the Book: “9 Things Successful People Do Differently.” Share0 Share +10 Tweet0

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081: Mid-Week Checkpoint – Seth Godin on The Dip: Where Most People Quit

In this episode of the Grow or Die Mid-Week Checkpoint Edition, we examine a short YouTube clip from Seth Godin on his book “The Dip.” Seth suggests that everybody quits, but many quit at the wrong time. Seth says, “Starting stuff is very common, but finishing is not. When we are identified as a finisher we…

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080: Part 1 – 9 Things Successful People Do Differently

Accomplished people reach their goals because of what they do, not just because of who they are. In this two part series, we examine the research of Columbia University researcher, Heidi Grant Halvorson, through her book “9 Things Successful People Do Differently.” Get the Book: “9 Things Successful People Do Differently.” Share0 Share +10 Tweet0

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079: Mid-Week Checkpoint – Matt D’avella on How to Avoid a Mediocre Life

In this episode of the Grow or Die Mid-Week Checkpoint Edition, we examine a short YouTube clip from Matt D’avella, creator of the documentary “Minimalism” and popular podcast “The Ground Up Show.” Share0 Share +10 Tweet0

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077: Mid-Week Checkpoint – Bill Burnett on Designing Your Life

In this episode of the Grow or Die Mid-Week Checkpoint Edition, we examine a short clip from Bill Burnett as he shares his framework for Designing Your Life at TEDx Stanford. In his talk, Bill dismantles three common “Dysfunctional Beliefs” that hold many people back from the life they really want.  Share0 Share +10 Tweet0

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073: Mid-Week Checkpoint – Katrina Lake on Embracing Your Story

In this episode of the Grow or Die Mid-Week Checkpoint Edition, we examine a short clip from the How I Built This Podcast, where host, Guy Raz, interviews Stitch Fix founder, Katrina Lake, as she shares her story of becoming a successful business owner and the youngest woman to ever take a company public.Visit Stitch…

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069: Mid-Week Checkpoint – Jane Fonda on Life’s Third Act

Jane Fonda has had three extraordinary careers: Oscar-winning actress, fitness guru, and impassioned activist. Although Men of Growth does not necessarily agree with all of Jane Fonda’s political views, we do appreciate her perspective on living well in the last quarter of life. In this episode of the Grow or Die Mid-Week Checkpoint edition, we unpack…

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063: Mid-Week Checkpoint – Daniel Pink on Assume Positive Intent

In this episode of the Grow or Die Mid-Week Checkpoint Edition, we examine a short clip from a Tim Ferris interview with New York Times best selling author, Daniel Pink.Daniel believes that most people’s default setting is to assume negative intent in others. However, the reality is, many people actually have our best interest at…

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The Unfinished Business in the Basement of Your Soul

This blog post is a self-reflection on how I have personally dealt with “stuff in my basement.” There won’t be “7 points,” “5 How to’s,” or “10 Secret Tips.”​I am simply sharing a personal experience and struggle. Just like you, I have had many seasons in my life where I have had to figure myself out….

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