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3 Ways to Find a Return on your Life Investment.

For success in life you need to invest in things that bring a great return. An investment in these 3 things will bring a great return in life.

Don’t be fooled. I don’t want to be like Steve Jobs.

 I was blown away… Last week I finished the biography Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson. This week I’ve shared a 2 part post called “7 ways be like Steve Jobs” 7 Ways to be like Steve Jobs pt 1 7 Ways to be like Steve Jobs pt 2 If you read the above, you might […]

7 ways to be like Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs biography Last week I finished the Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson. I thought quite a bit about it after reading it. I came away with 7 traits that I feel like I need more of in my life. 7 ways to be more like Steve Jobs. I started this list yesterday. You […]

TOP SECRET. How to gain overnight success.

The Steve Jobs Biography I am reading Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson. I’m nearly finished, and I’ve marked pages and pages of fascinating quotes, thoughts and ideas. Inspired by the book, I wrote an article about the brilliance of Steve Jobs as a thief for lbobi a few weeks ago. A passage I read about the early […]

Steve Jobs wasn’t always GREAT. Thank God he learned.

I had an interesting conversation with a guy on Twitter over the last few weeks about Steve Jobs. It boils down to this: He believes that Steve Jobs has always been the GREAT visionary leader that the world sees him as now (and the world saw him as such 10-15 years ago when he took […]

Focused intensity over time = Steve Jobs

I think we can all agree in Steve Jobs we lost a great innovator and business leader on Wednesday. That night as I watched the news coverage of his death, I was struck by 2 things. Jobs was the definition of what Dave Ramsey describes as his Momentum Theorem. What could we create if we had […]

Google shares how find your next BIG idea.

I admit I’ve done it. I’ve ignored the amazing feats Google has accomplished over the past 10 years because of Apple’s amazing story. Google is an innovation machine. They, much like Apple, are constantly pushing and changing the way we look at the world. Google, though, views this process much different from Apple. Google shares. […]

3 ways to stay INNOVATIVE

Kia and I are in Portland, Oregon attending The Storyline Conference sponsored and featuring author Don Miller. I look forward to sharing more with you about the conference. I thought I would share a few articles from before the true beginning of The Collective. Innovation is tough. Truly being different, unique, inventive is not easy. […]

A Couple more reasons to get an iPad

If you haven’t already been talked into it, here are a couple of more reasons for you to get an iPad. First, this is probably one of my favorite apps I have right now (about 50 or so that I’ve cycled through both paid and free) – Flipboard. It takes your Facebook and Twitter accounts […]

I bought an iPad

I admit that I am surprised to be posting this… When Apple made the official announcement about what the iPad was, I thought “what’s the point? It’s just a big iPhone.” And to a certain extent that is true…but I jump ahead of myself. So, I put it out of my mind and went about […]