Day 3 and 4 in Ghana – Pencils of Promise Field Trip, SPI TV Episodes 21 and 22

I'm so thrilled to share Day 3 and 4 videos from my recent Pencils of Promise field trip to Ghana. Last year, the SPI Community and I got together to raise over $50,000 to build two schools in Ghana, and I was so blessed to have the chance to visit the schools and see what all of our donations were put toward. This was an incredible, life-changing experience, and I'm so happy it was captured on video for you to experience too...

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My July 2015 Monthly Income Report

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Welcome to my July 2015 monthly income report! Here, you'll find a line-by-line itemized breakdown of my business income and expenses, as well as the lessons learned from this past month and plans moving forward. This month, I talk about something I haven't done in over 5 years here on the blog, which is going to change everything...

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Day 2 in Ghana, Africa – Pencils of Promise School Opening Celebrations! – SPI TV Ep. 20

Welcome to Day 2 of my Ghana Trip to visit the schools we built through Pencils of Promise. In this video, we visit a number of schools that were being opened for the first time, and we step foot on the grounds of the new classrooms to witness an incredible and highly celebrated occasion. Plus, there's a little surprise I left in Ghana for the SPI Community, which you'll see at the end of this video. Check it out!

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From Course Concept to $141,659 In Sales In 6 Months

Course Concept to $141,659 in Sales

Today’s post is a guest post from my friend Grant Baldwin, a public speaker and host of “How Did You Get Into That?”, a podcast focused on people who are doing incredibly inspiring work. In this post, Grant talks about his experience launching his first course and how it didn’t meet his expectations. He then […]

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Day 1 in Ghana, Africa – Pencils of Promise School Build and Site Visits – SPI TV Ep. 19

Welcome back to Season 2 of SPI TV! We start of this season with video footage from my recent trip to Ghana, Africa to visit the schools we built together thanks to your generous donations during my birthday campaign through Pencils of Promise last year. Pencils of Promise builds schools and provides education to children around the world who don't have the same opportunities as us, and I'm so thankful I was able to come on this trip, along with my videographer Caleb, to capture these moments and share them with you. Amazing things happen when people come together...

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5 SPI Readers Who Recently “Made The Leap” And How They Did It

It took me getting laid off in 2008 to realize the opportunities that were available to me as an online entrepreneur. In this post, I recognize 5 people in completely different niches that have all recently took the plunge into entrepreneurship, all on their own...

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My June 2015 Monthly Income Report

Check out the exact breakdown of my businesses, including income, expenses, what worked (and what didn't work) for June 2015. This past month involved a trip to Ghana, Africa to visit the two schools we built together, a family vacation to Hawaii, and a product launch that didn't go according to plan. Check it out!

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My May 2015 Monthly Income Report

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My May 2015 Income Report is live! Check out what I've been up to and read my income and expense report for the month. You'll also read about some important lessons learned and what I have planned for the future. Enjoy!

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I Haven’t Done This in 4 Years…and it’s Happening Right Now

It's about time...and I need your help!

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Off to Ghana! SPI TV, Ep. 18

We'll be taking a small break from SPI TV for the summer, but don't worry! Season 2 will come back in August of 2015 and will start with a series of videos captured while in Ghana, Africa during my visit to the schools we built together through Pencils of Promise for my birthday last year. Check out this video shot at JFK airport talking about the trip and next season of SPI TV...

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