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8 Lessons Learned From 24 Months Away


Today marks the 2 year anniversary of my departure from blogging and although I’ve been back writing here for 3 weeks, it’s still a significant day for me. When I left blogging in early 2012 to spend more time working my marriage, I left something behind that I felt was my calling. After many years […]

Life is Short…Do What You Love


I’ve spent this past week thinking about how to follow up on my last two posts. In years past, I had so much creative juice flowing through my head, it was easy to write post after post. Now that I’ve left my job and actually enjoy what I do, my mind is working in a […]

Risking It All For A New Grind


First off, I want to thank everyone who has come to support my relaunch of this blog. I wrote my first post in nearly 2 years recently and have received numerous comments and emails from people offering their support. I am humbled at all the wonderful thoughts you all have shared with me. The BIG […]

Reawakening The Grinder


Tweet I’ve been on the verge of writing this post for a long while now and up until today, it just hasn’t felt right. It’s coming up on 2 years since I last wrote something for this site but I must say with all honestly that I knew one day I’d be back. And today […]

The Only Decision I Have


As I boldly proclaimed on January 2, this is the year of change for me. As many of you know, I decided to challenge myself to become a better and happier person and committed to taking action towards these things regardless of how badly I wanted to quit. I’ve shared my thoughts about my hopes, […]

Who Is Your Personal Hero?


A few days ago, I was presented with the idea of writing about my hero by my friend, Danny Iny. And to be honest, I had no real interest in writing about it mainly because I have never thought about who my hero was! Sure, I’ve had mentors and people who I’ve looked up to […]

A Personal Question; What Does Transformation Look Like To You?


When I started my year long journey on January 2, I knew one thing. And that was this was going to be a year of change and progress. The goal from the start has been to begin taking action towards improving my life. My life has become a miserable grind over the years and I […]

A Lot Can Happen In 17 Days


So it’s been 17 days since I introduced The Year Of The Grind. In that time, I quit my job, made $80,000 on a massive product launch, and moved my family to the tropical island of St John’s. Well, not exactly. But I have been up to some very good things… The Start Of Something […]

Small Changes and Shared Ideas


Well the year is off to a good start for me. After almost quitting this blog altogether less than a month ago, I am feeling great about my new direction here. Since committing to this project, I have a new outlook on my everyday life. I am consciously making decisions based on my goals as […]

Leaping Off The Edge


My name is Shane and I am an entrepreneur of a different kind. This is a short version of me. A Short Background I raised myself on the streets of a small town, slept in a tent in the front yard to avoid violence in the home, and managed to look at it all with […]