Never Let Your Business Grow Up to Be Stupid

I don’t particularly like the word “stupid.”  It’s the kind of thing I spend all day encouraging my kids not to say, and I think there is already plenty of negativity in the world. But in this case, it’s warranted. I have a massive following on social media for my Improve Photography website.  We have well over 350,000 followers and just the …

Gumroad Review (My personal experience)

I never like to review a product or service until I have been able to spend a significant amount of time using it so that I can provide a meaningful review. Having done over $65,000 of transactions with Gumroad, I feel like I can provide that review. Gumroad is a website service that allows you to upload a product (now …

The Landing Page Secrets of Steve Jobs

I recently read a book called The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs. I was very skeptical about buying the book since I didn’t recognize the author Carmine Gallo, but I was intrigued enough to bite. It didn’t take many pages before my head was filled with ideas. Surprisingly, instead of finding ideas on making business presentations in the traditional sense …

How Your Tiny Online Business Can Bankrupt You

Before publishing this post, I spent quite a while debating whether or not this was the correct title for the post. I don’t want anyone to skip this post thinking that I’m going to simply tell you not to invest too much of your money into a sinking ship of a business. That’s not what this article is about. Please …

The Personal MBA Book Review

I am an avid reader of business books, reading at least one most every week. Since I have read so many, I have become quite picky with business books. Most business books follow the same recipe: Do a survey of a bunch of rich millionaires, pick out some things that they all do similarly, and then write an entire book …

Two Weird Coupon Tricks that Earn Me Thousands Per month!

Most people think of coupons as a way to save money at the grocery store, but today I want to share two creative coupon strategies that earn me thousands of dollars each month. Coupon Strategy #1: Hide Your Coupon On most shopping carts, there is a spot on the payment form for customers to enter a coupon. That works great …