Do What You’re Good At

Ever hear that phrase, "Do what you're good at"? Yeah, me too. Ever ignore it and do something that you suck at or dread doing? Yeah, me too. One of the first things I have my clients do is make three lists. List 1: What administrative tasks am I doing? List 2: What tasks am I doing which are only performed by me? List 3: What am I doing that only I can do? List…

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Reluctant Hero

I’m a reluctant hero. Let me explain… I don’t say this to be egotistical. It’s more the identity I took on over five years ago when I became publicly visible through my old podcast, The Foolish Adventure Show. From Wikipedia, “a reluctant hero is a tarnished or ordinary man with several faults or a troubled past, and he is pulled reluctantly into the story, or into heroic acts.” That’s me. An ordinary guy with several…

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The Right Person

Why Am I Doing Your Job For You? Have you ever thought, “What the fxck?! Why can’t you do a simple task?” when an employee or contractor, or hell, even a business partner comes to you having messed up a task or just doesn’t quite seem to “get it”? Maybe you don’t think as rude of thoughts as me, but if you’ve got a team then someone has screwed up at least once. What’s worse…

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Big Goals Vs Happiness

I’ve been thinking about 2 ideas that are floating around: “Live rich on less” which became more popular after the Four Hour Workweek came out. The other is that you want what you want and you don’t have to justify or rationalize it. This idea is promoted by Dan Sullivan. With the first concept, the justification of your desires, compromise is almost always inevitable unless you want very little or already have more than you…

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Quantifying Entrepreneurial Freedom

Did you become an entrepreneur to gain freedom? Are you free? I've worked with hundreds of business owners over the last 16 years and found only a few achieved anything like the freedom they thought a business would give them. In all that time working intimately on their businesses I realized that the reason they weren't free was that they never quantified what freedom was to them. I've heard, "I wanted to be my own…

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The Foolish Story Of Tim Conley

Who Is The Man Behind The Mic? So if you tuned in to last week’s show, you would have heard all about how Tim approaches his T.I.M. concept and how he has applied it to his life. This week we’re going one better. With Lain Ehmann returning as our guest host, we’re getting all the gory details of Tim Conley’s life journey, from his early struggles to the man he is today. Tim’s story is…

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Getting The Most Out Of Your Time, Income & Mobility

Tim Shares His Approach To Coaching, Consulting & Life Balance… In this week’s show we’ve got a bit of a role-reversal, as regular co-host Lain Ehmann sits down to grill our host Tim Conley on how he does what he does, and what brought him here in the first place. With a little help from Lain, Tim is going to run us through how exactly he structures his work-life balance, as well as his key…

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