How to make yourself ultra effective even when you feel lazy

Sometimes you’re hungry for a detailed guide to hack your mind into the ultimate state of entrepreneurial focus and effectiveness.  But sometimes, you just don’t feel like it.  This is a guide for those times.  Maybe you’ve been crushing goals for so long that you deserve some… Read More

How to make yourself stick to a routine

Entrepreneurs are obsessed with freedom but the really savvy ones figure out that routine is what actually sets them free.  The structure and ritual of highly optimized routine is the foundation that entrepreneurial freedom is built on. To achieve true freedom, an entrepreneur must first put themselves into… Read More

How to fix your fried attention span 

(This article is a sister/companion piece to my Medium.com post: We all live in the Pay-Per-Click Economy and your focus has been sold) Eleven times in twenty minutes. That’s how often the guy next to me visited facebook.com, interrupting his flow with the document he was attempting to write… Read More

How to become the highest leverage version of yourself possible

For the first time at Commit Action, we can clearly articulate our total philosophy. This simple description of what we stand for – what we’re here to help you accomplish – is the crux of everything we’ve learned. I’d like to introduce you to the Commit Action manifesto. It’s… Read More

How to know for sure when to quit (or stick with) your business idea

Ever ask yourself when you should walk away from a business idea that isn’t working out? Ever worried if you’re making the right decision? Even just thinking about quitting can feel like an entrepreneurial “thought crime”. “Never give up!”  “Don’t listen to the haters”  “Be patient”  …… Read More

What to do when you don’t know what to do in business 

Three simple in-the-moment journaling exercises to reduce entrepreneurial anxiety and inspire action There comes a time in every entrepreneur’s career where mental paralysis strikes. It could be fear and the lizard brain. It could be the crushing overwhelm of too many things to do. It could even… Read More

Why Entrepreneurs Give Up 

Whether or not to give up. It’s the question that hits every aspiring entrepreneur at some point. It’s rooted in the deepest of anxieties. It’s scary because some business ideas SHOULD be given up on.  But there’s only one reason you should ever quit. Before we get… Read More