The most persuasive people are the clearest speakers. They don’t use big words, they are direct, they are consise and they don’t jumble their words. One recent example is New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. Governor Cuomo gained national notoriety in March and April of 2020 when he held his COVID…

Jeff Bezos announced he was stepping down from Amazon on February 2nd. This post is a reflection on all the important things I’ve learned from him. As an entrepreneur myself, very few people inspire me and have taught me as much as Bezos.

It’s all about the customer

It seems common and almost cliche now…

When you’re trying to get better at something it’s important to think small. Thinking big has some upside, but too often you’ll never get started. When it comes to actually doing the work, you need to think small. The reason for this is one word: momentum. Momentum is one of…

“Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them.”

— Bruce Lee

Everyone gets things wrong, a lot. But few people like to admit when they’re wrong. Friends, family members, and acquaintances love to tell us about the things they got right — whether it’s a stock…

Why I meditate

I’ve been meditating for 20 minutes every day for a few months now. For anything that you’d like to do often and build a habit out of, I think it’s important to think about “the why”. That is why you want to form this habit? What are…

Why are writing and meditating so hard to do regularly? Over the last several years, I’ve tried to incorporate them into my daily routine, but I’ve struggled to maintain doing both consistently.

Many activities are hard to do regularly, like exercising, eating healthy and waking up early. However, writing and…

Scott Schindler

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