About the Blog

Reasons for not making it may be countless and frustrating, but the reasons to keep going are even more numerous and rewarding. Just like the podcast itself, this blog aims to share both sides of that struggle through relatable stories, motivating articles, and most importantly your personal contributions.

Before launching Microsoft, Bill Gates was a Harvard University dropout and co-owner of a failed business called Traf-O-Data. As Paul Allen relates in a Newsweek piece, "Traf-O-Data was a good idea with a flawed business model. It hadn't occurred to us to do any market research, and we had no idea how hard it would be to get capital commitments...

I had been in New York for two years, and wasn't getting any auditions. I thought maybe I needed a change in representation in order to be sent out more. I had a meeting with a talent manager - I performed a monologue, and chatted with him for a bit about my type and brand. I felt good about my...

As we start 2019, I wanted to share motivations from Liz Gumbinner, a writer and blogger who used to be in advertising. In her series Advice Worth Taking, Liz talks about success, both professional and personal. And so I'm using this as the perfect springboard to delve into the ways we can create and maintain success in our...

I'm so happy to start this new weekly addition to the website! And more importantly that you're joining me for these insightful and inspirational posts.

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