6 Blog Posts About Time by People Way Smarter Than Me

Text Message

This text came in the other day from a friend… “How do you juggle being a good husband, dad, business owner, friend and still find time to think, journal and reflect? You’re great at it and I think people would totally benefit from any tips you have! Obviously everyone has time to think…but you seem … Read more

Are You Getting Stuck on The “Upgrade Treadmill”

I have an iPhone6 for my personal phone, its been with me for about 2 1/2 years now. Despite it still going strong I found myself recently thinking its time for an upgrade. This awesome little video by Matt D’Avella about upgrades was very timely. It has made me stop and think about it more. … Read more

How Changing Habits, Management Theory and Beer Logs Relate to Each Other

What Gets Measured Gets Managed

Peter Drucker, Management Expert There is a quote on our wall:  “What gets measured gets managed.” It looks like I have incorrectly attributed it to Peter Drucker who wrote the classic management book The Effective Executive. It also looks like there is some good debate about how this quote applies to things you can’t measure in business, … Read more

Getting a Run Down Restaurant to Turn a Profit

Lunch at the Restaurant

This is the first post in a series: Maccas to Million$ – A mini-series of lessons learned from McDonald’s and how it helped us buy, fix and sell the Silverspoon – A local restaurant that was about to close its doors. Find out more about the series here. Our First Accountant Our first accountant was … Read more

Books to Follow up “Rich Dad Poor Dad” With

“You either master money, or, on some level, money masters you.” – Tony Robbins A couple of weeks ago, a friend asked if I had any good books on money. I have definitely read my fair share of books on money. So I suggested he come around for a beer, and we talk about what he was … Read more