Personal Development

Men Who Struggle to Express Emotions

Over the years, I have worked with many self-employed men who own service-based businesses. These men are often in blue-collar industries like contracting and commercial vehicle parts. One common trait that I keep seeing over and over again is a struggle “expressing emotions.”

The negative impact this has on these men’s professional and personal lives is evident when you see them struggle with relationships.  keep reading »

Feeling Discouraged or Burnt Out?

When you look at the majority of content being produced on blogs, podcasts, and social media today you will see a tidal wave of positive messages, encouragement to achieve great things, how to lists on every subject, and examples of people who have made it big. All that information is designed to help motivate you to achieve great things and in essence is positive peer pressure to work harder and to take advantage of the amazing tools at our disposal in our modern world of advanced technology.

Do you ever feel overwhelmed though?

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Patience – My New Secret Weapon

When I was a teenager I didn’t give a lot of thought to my future, I graduated high school not knowing what I wanted to do with my life.

Once I entered the workforce I found the Commercial Heavy Vehicle Parts Industry. This industry is perfect for me, it allows me to work in a blue collar industry while holding positions in Management and Sales. After 12 years in the industry, I left to start my own business which I successfully bootstrapped with a $700.00 initial investment and built a 6-figure contracting business that I sold 7 years later. Now I am back in the Commercial Heavy Vehicle Parts Industry and I am loving every minute of it.

Sounds like a great story with a happy ending right?

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