Relationships

Post Originally Appeared on Thrive Global / Photo Courtesy of Mitchell Jordan This past week, a mentor of mine, serial entrepreneur and Leadership and Communication Professor at IESE Business School, Conor Neill, left a comment on my blog that read, “My mentor taught me that you have to get clear in 3 areas of your…

Read more THE MOST POWERFUL WORDS A MENTOR CAN SAY – Originally Appeared on Thrive Global

  Two years ago in the midst of a career change I contacted someone I admired requesting a chance to meet, and to my surprise, he agreed. Forgetting my wallet and making him float the bill topped off a laundry list of mistakes I made during our time together. In addition to trying to act…

Read more 6 LIFE LESSONS I LEARNED BY CONTACTING SOMEONE I ADMIRED TOO SOON – Originally appeared on Thought Catalog

  Post originally appeared in Thought Catalog and re-posted in Thrive Global On a cloudy October day in 2010, a girl stopped into a fleeting ray of sunshine, tilted back her head, and smiled, and in those three seconds of sunshine I fell in love. In that exact moment I remember thinking to myself that she was…

Read more IN ORDER TO FIND THE LOVE OF MY LIFE, I FIRST HAD TO FIND MYSELF – Originally appeared in Thought Catalog

Article originally appeared in Thought Catalog The first time my parents came to Barcelona from the United States to meet my soon-to-be wife, my dad pulled me aside and said, “never come home”. Growing up, I had always believed that prior to settling down and starting a family, that it was not only important, but…

Read more 5 REASONS WHY MARRIAGE IS THE ONE “LIFE HACK” THAT MAKES EVERYTHING ELSE EASIER – Originally appeared in Thought Catalog

Post Originally Appeared on Thrive Global / Arianna Huffington´s new wellness space The beauty of life is that one “yes” is all it takes. One conversation, one chance encounter, one word can make all the difference. But you have to be willing to put yourself out there for these moments to happen. My dad recently reminded…

Read more OUR DAILY INTERACTIONS SHAPE OUR SMILE – Originally appeared in Thrive Global

This post originally appeared on Fast Company Growing up with a speech impediment, I was constantly in awe of confident people. Not only the way they talked, but the way that they moved and made me feel when I was around them. But it didn’t occur to me until much later that the one quality…

Read more WHAT I LEARNED IN 38 YEARS OF SURROUNDING MYSELF WITH CONFIDENT PEOPLE – Originally appeared in Fast Company