7 ways to build profitable business connections without ever asking ‘What do you do?’

The following article was originally published on Virgin.com. Everybody has heard the expression, “It’s not what you know – but who you know.” That’s partially true and I’d say the ability to create high-level connections has been a big factor in my success over the last 15+ years – but I’ve done it differently. So…

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Why This Company Thrives on the 5-Hour Workday

My friend and previous Camp Maverick counselor, Stephan Aarstol, just did something pretty shocking. He reduced everyone on his team’s working hours to just 5 per day! Yup! From a recent INC magazine article: “In May this year, Stephan Aarstol effectively doubled the per-hour earnings of every employee at his business, Tower Paddle Boards. Yet…

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How to Evolve From a Transactional Business to a Transformational or Even Transcending Business Forever

There’s no doubt – we’ve come to a significant moment… What’s worked before is no longer an option. It’s time for Maverick entrepreneurs, visionary creators, change makers, and impactful leaders to rewrite the rules of business for the 21st century. In fact, I predict that businesses without a core impact will be at a competitive disadvantage…

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