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

Photo courtesy of Mitchell Jordan & Post originally appeared in Thrive Global As a coach I am fortunate enough to spend time with interesting people who are going after what they want and building meaningful careers. The more time I get to spend with people like this, the more I have realized that the secret to…

Read more 10 CLICHED SAYING THAT ARE ACTUALLY WORDS TO LIVE BY – Originally appeared in Thrive Global

Post originally appeared on Thought Catalog If Tim Ferriss is the “Oprah of Audio”, that means that Ryan Holiday has to be on the short-list for being named the “Pharrell of Marketing and Book Writing”. Rarely on the cover, but if you dig a little deeper you will find his fingerprints everywhere. From some of the worlds most influential…

Read more 23 LESSONS I LEARNED ABOUT LIFE, DOING WORK THAT MATTERS AND WRITING BY READING RYAN HOLIDAY – Originally appeared in Thought Catalog

I have a very easy tell when I am nervous, excited or scared, I stutter. From the moment my wife told me that she was pregnant, right up until the birth of our son, it was not very difficult to figure out how I was handling it, I was in full-out machine-gun mode. Things got…

Read more HOW CHILDREN TRULY ARE OUR GREATEST TEACHERS – Originally appeared in Thrive Global

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