Ego/Envy/Entitlement Tag

The children's book The Color Monster features a hot mess of a protagonist. The monster's emotional wires are criss-crossed, preventing him from seeing or thinking clearly. His internal state of mind is a flummoxed combo of red (anger), green (calm), blue (sadness), yellow (happiness), and...

Don't miss the follow-up post on the Portfolio Approach to Passive Income. The most satisfying part of Microsoft Excel is the F9 key. It ignites (some might say, "refreshes") any complex financial model; with a single tap, it can tie together tabs, inputs and conditional IF...

“Do you think your wife would ever leave you?” It was a jarring question, one that shook up routine coaching session. “Absolutely,” I said without any hesitation. I surprised myself with my answer's assertiveness. It was a bit like jumping off a cliff at an...

We're surrounded by scarcity.  The day starts with "I didn't sleep enough." Then the rush to get the kids fed and out the door is accompanied by the nagging feeling that as parents we're "not present enough." Next, a commute skimming articles on our phones and...

Tis the season. Meet the new Managing Directors. Welcome the new Partners. Shout out to the Forbes 30 under 30 list. And yes you're overjoyed when this happens to one of your friends. But then for a split second, you somehow find yourself rooting against...

OK guys, I did it. After growing a beard and exclusively rocking Air Maxes for three straight years - I smashed the last relic of my corporate existence. The alarm clock. And by flipping that pesky Radar the bird; I've come one step closer to the promised land....

There's an ancient samurai tradition that is meant to develop resilience, improve mental fortitude, and enhance your killer instinct. It's called the misogi. By deliberately leaving your comfort zone, you can stretch limits of possibility and ultimately re-wire the pathways in your brain. I heard about...

Tom Brady is the G.O.A.T. Yes, despite falling one drive short of their sixth Super Bowl, it's hard to throw shade at Brady and the Patriots. Who wouldn't want to be the handsome underdog turned future hall-of-famer, a savage competitor with ice in his veins, performing at...