What Is It like to Be Interviewed on Ask Altucher?

On October 14, 2014, Claudia Azula Altucher had messaged me on Quora and asked me if I wanted to be on an episode of Ask Altucher. Without hesitation, I agreed. Listen to podcast here: Ask Altucher – 10 Steps to a Sale It was great news, especially considering that my girlfriend broke up with me … Read more

What No One Told This Woman About Her First Year In Business

Rachel McCrary (in black) IMAGE: Jewel Toned Inc. A lingerie expert and funded startup founder shares insight to what she learned in her first year of business. People say that everything you need to know you learn in Kindergarten. Well, in the world of business, think of the pitch process as Preschool, and that first … Read more

How Can Someone Be like Leonard Kim, without All the Life Experience?

We acquire knowledge much faster than we acquire wisdom. Reading my content won’t make you any more or any less like me. Maybe you can learn some lessons from my mistakes, however it won’t change the content of your character nor add value to your own personal experiences. Keep asking questions. Having a curious nature, … Read more

Sabeen Ali of AngelHack And Her Quest To Impact The World

Sabeen Ali has spoken at TEDx conferences on both sides of the world. Today she is the CEO of AngelHack, a global community of 50,000 programmers who do events within 52 major cities around the world. But how did she get to where she is today? Thanks to two of her phenomenal employees, Matt Wright … Read more

How Will Ferrell Ruined My Wedding

It was a beautiful Thursday in Los Angeles. The weather was perfect. My soul at peace. Sarah and I were gazing into each other’s eyes. We knew this would be the perfect day. But was it really as perfect as it could have been? (We’re not actually married by the way) While we posed for our … Read more

If Offered a Lifetime Supply of Happy Pills, Would You Take It?

Aren’t happy pills called ecstasy? I tried that drug before, when I was sixteen.  I blacked out then kind of passed out.  I was with my first girlfriend and her friend, and I thought I was going to die.  Then I never did ecstasy again. I didn’t turn happy.  So, I didn’t see what the big deal … Read more

The Best Way to Impress a Girl

Two years ago, I went to an event at the Vibiana in Downtown Los Angeles. Octavio Carlin was putting on a fashion show for his brand. I went with my photographer friend Joshua Michael Shelton and we went to watch the show. It was phenomenal. Such a work of art. I love fashion shows. They just … Read more

Startups 101: How to Create a Business Plan

The first thing you need to do is create an executive summary and a mission statement. After that, you need to study your market, compare yourself to your competition, create a share structure, outline financials, and fill out the rest of the pertinent data like the other people suggest. Below is an example of the … Read more