What is a Snippet?

I first heard about Snippet books a couple of months ago via Twitter. I learned about it via a tweet by Pat Flynn. I was instantly curious so went to visit thesnippetapp.com to learn more. The Snippet site is divided into two parts; one for readers and one for writers. Both provide insight into what…

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Book Review – Let Go by Pat Flynn

Yesterday I had the pleasure of being one of the first people to not only download a new type of book called a Snippet, but I was also one of the first (maybe the first) to obtain a copy of Let Go (affiliate link) by Pat Flynn.  I am very impressed with both the Snippet format…

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You might be a commodity if…

I have received a few questions regarding commodities. Specifically, how do you tell when your product has reached or is rapidly approaching commodity status? While I’m no expert, I do have a test I’ll share that will help you explore the possibility that your product might be a commodity. I’ll call this test the TV…

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Leadership lessons from The Amazing Race

Let me start by saying that I’m not much of a TV watcher, I’d rather play video games. However that activity has taken a back seat in recent years in order to accommodate my various volunteer activities and lately trying to build an online business. So believe me, when I say that for me to…

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The 3 P’s to overcoming your fear of public speaking

I know how you feel. That sick feeling in your stomach, the sweaty armpits and clammy hands. The “What if” monster running loose through your head, “What if I forget something”, “What if they laugh”, “What if I say something stupid”. I used to be that way. That’s not to say that I don’t get…

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