November 19, 2020 – The Insider Fix

November 19th, 2020|0 Comments

Insider Fix emails have been providing thousands of my readers with three problem-solving fixes for a couple of months now and allowing them to harvest the benefits of my 1 + 1 + 1 = 10x formula. I hope by subscribing to this newsletter I can help shift your focus from reactive to proactive and ultimately help you grow both personally and professionally. Enjoy. Paying Attention to Our Attention “You become what you give your attention to... If you yourself don’t choose what thoughts and images you expose yourself to, someone else will.” Epictetus [...]

November 3, 2020 – The Insider Fix

November 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

We’re going to keep it short and sweet today, folks, so you can spend the day either voting or meditating away your election anxieties.  Enjoy these links! LinkedIn I found this super-helpful. It’s easy to forget how powerful LinkedIn is: The Ultimate LinkedIn Cheat Sheet Insurance: EPLI and Exclusions If you have employees and don’t have EPLI insurance coverage, have a conversation with your insurance agent (or get another one, if yours didn’t advise you to get it). Also, no one ever reads their insurance policies until there’s a claim, and [...]

October 22, 2020 – The Insider Fix

October 27th, 2020|Comments Off on October 22, 2020 – The Insider Fix

Enjoy Alex’s recent Insider Fix newsletter featuring the latest entrepreneurial, legal, and one random fix to help you. Alex hopes that these three hacks to be so useful that they will multiply and provide you a 10-fold return. Professional Development Getting the right butts into the right seats, and then keeping them there, has been one of the greatest challenges and one of the greatest successes we’ve had. We’ve got some real rockstars in our company. Some have been with us for over a decade now. Others we lost because I was night-blind to [...]

October 2, 2020 – The Insider Fix

October 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on October 2, 2020 – The Insider Fix

Enjoy Alex's recent Insider Fix newsletter featuring the latest entrepreneurial, legal, and one random fix to help you. Alex hopes that these three hacks to be so useful that they will multiply and provide you a 10-fold return. Remote Lifestyles You can’t swing a cat these days without getting advice about “remote this” or “remote that”, but I’m going to swing that cat once more and point you to a few resources I’ve found exceptionally helpful.  Really well-thought-out and creative ideas here: Here’s a really great article about improving your leadership chops: How To Get [...]

September 23, 2020 – The Insider Fix

September 23rd, 2020|Comments Off on September 23, 2020 – The Insider Fix

Enjoy Alex's recent Insider Fix newsletter featuring the latest entrepreneurial, legal, and one random fix to help you. Alex hopes that these three hacks to be so useful that they will multiply and provide you a 10-fold return. Virtual Assistants If you’re a business owner or CEO and you don’t have a virtual assistant yet, you’re flushing time and money down the toilet. Trust me on this.  I’ve been using VA’s and personal assistants for eight years now and I’ll never go back.  Finding the right one might take time but it’s well worth [...]

September 15, 2020 – The Insider Fix

September 14th, 2020|Comments Off on September 15, 2020 – The Insider Fix

Enjoy Alex's recent Insider Fix newsletter featuring the latest entrepreneurial, legal, and one random fix to help you. Alex hopes that these three hacks to be so useful that they will multiply and provide you a 10-fold return. Purposeful Thinking I came across this Critical Thinking Skills Cheatsheet a few months ago.  It’s a fantastic reality check whenever you totally fall head-over-heels in love with yourself or your dumb-ass ideas.   The military uses a concept called “Red Teaming” to poke holes at its own missions.  If you can create a Red Team, do it.  [...]

September 2, 2020 – The Insider Fix

September 1st, 2020|Comments Off on September 2, 2020 – The Insider Fix

Enjoy Alex's recent Insider Fix newsletter featuring the latest entrepreneurial, legal, and one random fix to help you. Alex hopes that these three hacks to be so useful that they will multiply and provide you a 10-fold return. Mastering the To-Do List I’ve thrown a lot of time and energy into this over the years.   The way my brain works, ideas secrete all day and get thrown into a parking lot in my notebook where they accumulate all week. I use Evernote, but any paper or electronic notebook will do. Every Monday morning, I [...]

August 26, 2020 – The Insider Fix

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Enjoy Alex's recent Insider Fix newsletter featuring the latest entrepreneurial, legal, and one random fix to help you. Alex hopes that these three hacks to be so useful that they will multiply and provide you a 10-fold return. The Best Kept Secret of the World's Uber-Successful I’ve interviewed and studied thousands of entrepreneurs for my podcast over the years – both new guests and clients. I never miss an opportunity to ask them about their habits and routines. You typically hear “exercise” and “meditation” more than anything else, but I think the biggest hidden [...]

August 19, 2020 – The Insider Fix

August 18th, 2020|Comments Off on August 19, 2020 – The Insider Fix

Enjoy Alex's recent Insider Fix newsletter featuring the latest entrepreneurial, legal, and one random fix to help you. Alex hopes that these three hacks to be so useful that they will multiply and provide you a 10-fold return. We're All Talking Monkeys We're like antiquated Commodore 64 computers. So much of our thinking is pre-programmed to a finite number of if-then statements. We can argue about how smart or dumb we are, but we can’t argue that we all follow the same thinking and emotional patterns repeatedly, usually without realizing it. If this is [...]