HELLO MY NAME IS RICK AND I MAKE STUFF

This year I turn 34. Well I’m pretty sure this officially allows me to use the term“when I was your age” with my kids (like, when I was your age I had to wait a…

I’m Afraid of Crickets

No, not the tiny insect that lives in the woods. But crickets when I launch something. Over the past months I’ve pushed myself to create and launch many things – from coffee to posters, daily…

Launching is a full-contact sport

It doesn’t happen when things are perfect, because things are never perfect. It doesn’t happen when we’re ready, because we’re never truly ready. It doesn’t happen when we know how things will turn out, because…

It is what it is ‘til it isn’t

Are you frustrated with where you currently are? Looking for a magic key to becoming happier and more successful? Here’s a little secret – you don’t need more motivation. You don’t need more inspiration. We…

Why?

WHEN YOU DO THINGS FROM YOUR SOUL, OTHER PEOPLE REALLY DIG THAT SH*T. You ever stop to think about why you do what you do? I mean really think about it? If you’re like me,…

Passion Don’t Pay The Bills

Thinking about risking it all on your latest idea? It may be time to think again. “Jump first, ask questions later” We’ve all heard it. Many of us even claim it as our personal motto.…

ARE YOU FALLING VICTIM TO FAKE HUSTLE?

What is “fake hustle”? Fake hustle is when one appears to be working on a project or business but no progress is actually ever really made. I believe fake hustle stems from the fact that in…