Chasing the Success of Others

Chasing the Success of Others

Chasing the success of others lead me down a dark, depressing road… About a year ago I found myself in one of the lowest emotional states of my life. I had spent the better part of the previous three years closely monitoring (and drooling over) the launches and...
Forget Your Degree… Follow Your Dreams!

Forget Your Degree… Follow Your Dreams!

August 28, 2008 was a beautiful, sunny, hot day in southwestern Ohio. I had driven the 60 mile commute to my job as an interior designer and was busy working on one of my many active projects when I was called into the manager’s office for an impromptu meeting....

If We Can Do It So Can You

See that picture up there? That’s Dave and I in April 2011. At that time I was just transitioning from working fast food to becoming an office worker, and Dave was unemployed. We were living in a less-than-ideal apartment with paper thin walls, and we were...

Follow Your Dreams

I need to take you on a little journey. In order for you to understand the significance of why this article is called “Follow Your Dreams” I need you to know where I came from… Five years ago I was in an entirely different place. I had lost my job as...