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Monstrous

Monstrous

Jun 14, 20244 min read

About a year after Dave and I published Yesterday’s Gone and started the Self-Publishing Podcast with Johnny, I publicly said that I’d need a substantial advance from a traditional publisher to hand over my work, but that I was willing…

Having Difficult Conversations That Make Your Collaboration Stronger

Having Difficult Conversations That Make Your Collaboration Stronger

Jun 13, 20246 min read

Strong collaboration sometimes requires difficult conversations — conversations that have the potential to destroy your collaboration or make it stronger. Any rupture can be repaired, if both people are willing to talk things through. Here’s a four-step process to guide…

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The S&S Code: World-Changing Stories and 6 Pillar Principles

Jun 13, 20248 min read

The S&S Code: World-Changing Stories and 6 Pillar Principles Have you ever wondered what S&S stands for, beyond the Sterling and Stone? We have a welcome page in our Garden (the internal app we use inside the studio) that reads:…

I Read “100M Offers” So You Don’t Have To!

I Read “100M Offers” So You Don’t Have To!

Jun 9, 20242 min read

Hey, you…Stop scrolling and get a flash lesson on creating irresistible offers your customers will need like air in their lungs.Alex Hormozi’s “100M Offers” is one of the best books I’ve ever read on this subject.Let’s trade 1 minute of…

Solving For X: Why Good Will Hunting is Storytelling Perfection

Solving For X: Why Good Will Hunting is Storytelling Perfection

Jun 8, 20247 min read

I love this movie for all the reasons, including many that have nothing to do with the film. Cindy and I saw this on our second date. We went another two times, then once with my father. I also took…