Your Brand Will Expand
in Proportion to Your Courage

Courage isn’t often referenced when it comes to creating a powerful brand, but I believe it’s one of the most important elements, if not the very foundation of your brand story. Without courage and a willingness to take risks – to put yourself out there and really be seen – it’s difficult to practice the other components of building your brand. Read More

How Healthy is Your Brand? Take the 50-point Brand Health Assessment

Many people ask me, “What exactly is a brand and how do you know if it’s doing its job?” The answer is simple to state, slightly more complex to execute. Your brand is the perception that you create in other people’s minds, and it’s only as effective at creating a powerful perception as it is healthy. That’s why I created the 50-point Brand Health Checklist for you to assess the health and performance of your brand. Read More

There’s No Such Thing as Passive Income
(or a Successful Passive Brand)

In the entrepreneurial world, the idea of building a brand and creating passive income has always been the holy grail. Do the work once, set it on auto pilot through the magic of technology and scale, and then see the dollars roll in in perpetuity. I’m sorry to disappoint, but I’m here to tell you there’s no such thing. Read More