The 5 Minute Mission Statement

The 5 Minute Mission Statement

Your company’s mission statement answers the simple question, why do you exist? Having a good answer to that question isn’t trivial. Having a good answer to that question will influence every decision you make about your business. It defines your purpose. Without a...
Four Apps That Improve My Business and Lower My Stress

Four Apps That Improve My Business and Lower My Stress

The promise of technology is that it helps to improve the quality of our lives, making us more organized, connected, and efficient. But most days I feel like technology makes me less productive. From the daily avalanche of emails to our growing addiction to social...
5 SURPRISING KEYS TO “NEXT LEVEL” GROWTH IN YOUR FITNESS BUSINESS

5 SURPRISING KEYS TO “NEXT LEVEL” GROWTH IN YOUR FITNESS BUSINESS

When we first opened MFF, I assumed that our path to success was going to be a simple equation. Lots of Clients (High Revenue) + Lean Team & Low Overhead (Low Expenses) = Retiring Early to a Tropical Location (Getting Rich as F*ck!) And yes, I wasn’t wrong. You...
3 SIGNS YOU’RE A CRAPPY LEADER

3 SIGNS YOU’RE A CRAPPY LEADER

The first significant opportunity I ever had to flex my leadership muscles was when I was hired to run the concierge team for a luxury hospitality brand in Hawaii. I know, relocated to Hawaii, sucks to be me, right? I managed a team of about fifteen people spread over...
4 WAYS GREAT LEADERS COMMUNICATE

4 WAYS GREAT LEADERS COMMUNICATE

The takeaways in this post will allow you to go on vacation and actually take time away from your business, physically and emotionally. Doesn’t that sound nice? If you really want freedom and a business that doesn’t rely on you personally, you need to build a culture...
SERVANTS AND LEADERS

SERVANTS AND LEADERS

Viktor Frankl is a smart motherfucker. If you’ve never read Man’s Search for Meaning, that would be worthwhile. Frankl’s book is a classic with brilliant  insights into the human experience. One of the premises Frankl karate chops in the throat is that happiness can...