When your money is low whatever you’re working on loses its magic. Once the magic is gone everything else seems to go wrong. Since quitting my job I’ve had ups and downs. Times have been tough and times have been great. During my down times, you could’ve looked me in the eyes and thought everything […]
When you become a Young Hustler things aren’t always secure. You’ll have ups and downs. That is just the life of a Young Hustler. Once you charge into the Unknown. Once you bet on yourself and move forward. There isn’t anyone there to catch you. It is you and the hustle. You’ll have days where […]
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There is an art to being yourself. To learn this art you must first ditch your perfect persona. You created this perfect persona because you lack belief in yourself. Not only that but you are surrounded by Twitter men. Twitter men sit online talking about how manly they are. They show you pictures and tweets […]
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Recently I had the pleasure of appearing on Masculine By Design. If you’ve ever dealt with mindset issues, I recommend that you listen to this podcast. Craig James and I sat down and dived deep into the struggles and triumphs that you as a man will face. From dealing with mental hang-ups to making money. […]
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You are being brainwashed every second of your day. Whether you are aware of this or not, it is shaping your life. From the second you wake up your brainwashing begins. Your Facebook feed all the way to your favorite radio show is programming you. That isn’t a bad thing. It also isn’t good either. […]
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I’m proud to announce the release of Think and Go Hustle in paperback. Think and Go Hustle is a book that should be studied. For me, I like to have a PDF and then a paperback copy of the books I read. This allows me to be able to read the PDF from my cell phone. I remember […]
Blogging isn’t for everyone. If however, you want to get started online here is what I’ve learned from building a blog. Back in November of 2014, I opened the doors to Calm and Collected. In that time I’ve grown it from that first post to over 152 articles and counting. Blogging has enabled me to […]
This article was originally sent out as a newsletter. After receiving this great email, I had to publish the newsletter for you. For years a shadow followed me around. I literally thought that everything that I touched would fall apart. This belief affected my relationships. It affected my bank account. Believing that what I touched would fall […]
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The hustle isn’t as much about the money as it is the rise. Every hustler will go through isolation before making money and finding his crew. I’ve spent the past year in almost total isolation. No women, minimal social situations, and lots of alone time. Why you ask? Because as a Young Hustler you have […]
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Today I spent the day roaming around Beverly Hills. The roar of Lambo’s shook the ground around me. Ferrari’s zoomed by. This is the life of the rich and powerful. They enjoy great cars, bodyguards, and everything that money can buy. Instead of spending their lives being the footstool for other people, they use others […]
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I’ve seen both Ed Latimore and Alexander Cortés go from one thousand followers to now thousand’s. We are going to discuss how they did it and how you can too. Twitter is a powerful tool for both selling products and directly talking to your audience. Instead of people sending you an email, they can directly engage with […]
Everyone loves to have maxims to live by. They act as a guide in a world full of no meaning and chaos. Here are the 10 Maxims of the Young Hustler. Before we begin get out something to take notes with. My personal favorite is a notebook and pen. Whatever you like works. The important […]
Making money is easy. What isn’t “easy” is the thinking that goes into making it. Think and Go Hustle is your road-map to getting yourself to where you want. Like you I found myself surrounded by a life that I didn’t want. Credit card debt, low-quality people around me, and a job that killed me […]
Everyone wants to change the world. A few people are able to move the needle but most fail. What we are about to discuss is one way that you can be one of the few. You wake up every morning and see the latest news on what’s going wrong in the world. People are hopeless […]
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Meditation is something that gets over complicated. In this article I am going to show you what worked for me and then you can go from there. I got into meditation a few years ago. Nothing serious other than closing my eyes and clearing my mind. To me it wasn’t anything that life changing. Over […]
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I spent years doubting myself and even criticizing myself. Heck, I considered suicide several times. It’s impossible to be a Young Hustler if you want everyone to like you. You must be true to yourself and the hustle. Forget about anything other than your hustle. Be true to yourself and always trust yourself. It sounds […]
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In 2014 I was 20 years old, lost, and 245 pounds. I didn’t know where to start all I knew was that the traditional path wasn’t for me. I had tried the college thing and had my rose colored lenses ripped off early on. After one year in college I went out into the real […]
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Few people truly practice what they preach. I used to try and help those people. No longer do I care because it means people such as you and I have literally no competition. Most people wake up and go through their day in a fog. They go through the same monotonous motions day after day. […]
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What started as a Tweet lead to Goldmund and I hitting the streets of Charleston. Here are 5 lessons I learned from Goldmund and what happened. Most don’t know this but Goldmund is one of my favorite writers. I only have 6 and I’ve met four of them. First it was John Doe, then Victor […]
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When I was a little kid, I used my family’s typewriter to print up advertisements for people to join my “business”. Mind you, I had no “business”, but by putting myself in the position to hire, I was making myself the boss. Not long after, I began compulsively rolling my forearm in a downward motion […]