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The Downside of Real Estate Investing & How to Protect Against It

protect your real estate investments

I’ve made a lot of “mistakes” in my real estate investing experience. I’ve also learned a lot. (I’m sure I have a lot more to learn, too.) One thing that FAR TOO MANY “newbie” real estate investors make (as did I) is that they have their “heads in the clouds”. They don’t protect their downside. They only imagine the gross rents ... Read More »

Go With Your Gut Feeling: Magnus Walker

Magnus Walker Urban Outlaw Follow Your Gut

I’d like to introduce you to a cool guy, Magnus Walker.  I found his story and message inspiring. Straight shooter, smart, goes after what he wants.  Plus, he looks bad-ass with a big beard and dreads, while driving his Porsches. Here is the first video I found, a TEDx talk he gave: Then, here is the 32-min beautiful-shot documentary: Tip: higher ... Read More »

The Importance of Hustle

The importance of hustle and hard work

January 30th, 2014 Hey folks, Hope you’re well! I know it’s been a while since you’ve heard from me.. I’ve been more quiet these past few months, focused on what I need to build.  Not so talkative. I had a nice meal of fish, vegetables, and figs this evening and watched a video that really got my blood pumping!! I ... Read More »

Get Off the ‘Easy Train': The Benefits of Hard Work

Get Off the Easy Train: The Benefits of Hard Work

A while back I wrote a post about being careful with the words that we chose, specifically “hard” vs. “challenging”. (click here to read the post) Well, here’s the thing… In my experience, the universe shows me (via direct experience) how an “opposite” or paradoxical point of view can be valid. That paradox is this… I now enjoy (even though I ... Read More »

Updates for Early 2014


December 30th, 2013 From my desk in Miami, FL It’s been a while since I’ve written on the blog.  Mostly because I’ve been in a “quiet mode” the past few months. Feeling my desire to spend more time by myself, think more, reflect more, work harder, [practice] not caring about what others think of my actions, etc. This post is ... Read More »

Are You Committed to Growth?


I want to give a shout out to one of my readers, Shaun Sandal. A few months ago, Shaun began watching some of my youtube videos and he was really inspired. He left me a number of comments, and even sent some messages telling me how he had been taking action in his life, and making positive changes. He had ... Read More »

Sharpening & Swinging Your Sword


Email readers: link to video Want to download this audio?… Right click and save this MP3. Your Sword If you want to step up and live your life in accordance with your values, your desires and your goals; imagine yourself as a warrior with a sword. There’s always two things you need to be doing… You need to be sharpening your sword, ... Read More »

Step onto the Path


Email readers: click here to see video (or download audio) Video: Audio: To save this audio, Right-click “download”. Transcript: I want you to step up in your life and start to do something epic. Take some action in the direction that scares you, but at the same time, you have a desire to move in that direction. Because once you ... Read More »