My Morning Routine Worksheet (+ Free Template)

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What do you do in your mornings? For me, I have about an hour of a half of regular routine. In a newsletter I said, its day 14 of Jan, and we are already done with 3% of the year (simple math of 14 / 365 = 3.8%) are you on track for reaching your goals? A few people liked …

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Welcome Baby Maggie to the World – VLOG010

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Been a bit longer than usual since my last blog. Because I’ve been anxiously awaiting to finish this video blog – Maggie’s birth! Business and life has been on a standstill – much different experience than my first son’s birth. So this video is a bit more personal, but some action shots in Hong Kong and Shenzhen as usual. Maggie …

Anxiously Awaiting Baby Maggie…!!

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Saturday morning as I type this up. Been waiting a few days for the baby to come. Second baby so I should be used to this right? Nope. Still. Nerve racking as the first. This one is a bit of a different situation, it is more of a slow process. Trying To Still Keep On Work Track Doing your own …

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Take a ride on the Shenzhen, China Subway  – VLOG009

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Just a few more days till I’m a new daddy. This video blog we are in Shenzhen and going to the Unchained Apps office. Will take the subway / metro / MTR a couple times and show you some of the action we deal with on a regular basis here. Also picked up my kid’s entry permit for Mainland China

Motivation JOLT from Mark Cuban

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Something inside of me is “hungry” again. It was about a year or so since I had this hunger. Maybe it is life is getting more clear for me. Maybe its having a second kid. But I’m ready to rumble more than ever this year. Quote from Mark Cuban Instagram has turned into a motivational quote feed for me. Yes, …

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Mountain Biking in Buji, Shenzhen, China VLOG008

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Weekend biking in the outskirts of Shenzhen around the water reservoir up mountains. A good time w/ Mike Bellamy, CEO of Passage Maker China ( and Neale O’Connor from then I headed off to Hong Kong for the few days I’ll be here. May get called back to Shenzhen pretty quick depending on how it goes w/….well we’ll talk …

First Grind Report, December 2015 Productivity Results

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Grind report, yes! Grinding as in working hard, day in and day out. No excuses, no complaining. This is a monthly report I’m going to start doing that will keep me accountable for being productive and effective in my work ethic. What Is a Grind Report? So you’re wondering, what is this grind report? In my last blog post I …

Latest Morning Routine + New Productivity Reports (Grind!)

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I’m a nerd about my morning routine. I shared a blog post a while ago when I was getting in the groove. I’ve still managed to keep up with the 5:30am (well, its almost always 5:40am) and I thought it would be cool to share some of the tweaks and enhancements I’ve made. Its All About Tweaking & Honing A …

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Flamingos in Hong Kong – VLOG007

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Still in Hong Kong, missing Miles – but took a break from the banks and government offices to stop and see the Flamingos! A bunch of friends who have known Hong Kong for years didn’t even know these guys existed. Enjoy! Plus I took the border crossing back to Shenzhen – did I catch Miles in time before he went …

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Grandpa Wang’s Birthday (+ Lots of Chinese Meat) VLOG004

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Happy New Year everyone. We’re all excited for 2016. Crazy thing is my father in law, let’s call him Grandpa Wang, his birthday is today also! Its not always Jan 1, as he only follows his Chinese calendar (Lunar Calendar) but what a coincidence this year! We got him a birthday cake, and had a lot of meat for dinner! …

Big Plans for 2016

In business, motivation by Michael Michelini0 Comments

We’re all so excited when a new year comes. We write down our resolutions and wake up on January 1 with a clean slate. Fact is, we need to start it before New Year’s Day. And I am not partying on Dec 31 like the old days, I want to be fresh and awake on the first day of the …