SO: By the time I was 18, I was doing
extremely well in business. I ran
multiple online software companies
and an online marketing agency. It
was almost like nothing I could do,
could go wrong.
While the actions of what I did is a
long story, the short-story of how I
ended up losing all my money and
going into nearly $1,000,000 in debt
SO: I wish I wrote the way I do now
about what was happening. If I’m
being honest, I don’t remember a lot
of what happened during this time.
I was deeply depressing, trying to
survive, and actually didn’t have the
best mindset as that time. Instead, I
pushed through and did my best each
day to dig myself out of the reality
that I created from ego based
Nearly two years into this “doomsday”
Believing an untrue story about who I period and I randomly won a young
was (I had a lot of media attention
innovator award based on my
and I started to believe I was as great accomplishments from the past. I
as people thought I was), my ego, my attended an event with a group of
lack of focus and being emotionally
other entrepreneurs and while
attached to business.
something shifted in me. I had a jolt
of… “This won’t be my life anymore, I
The combination, nearly killed me
have to remember who I am and
and is the reason why I’m so
what I’m here to do”.
passionate about helping
Entrepreneurs the way I do today.
Between 2013-2014, I created
SHIFT: After you moved into the small another multi-million dollar business,
apt, you had to take a MAJOR step
that would eventually help me bring
back to regroup and reinvent
my expertise and knowledge online,
yourself, what was your mindset at
doing what I do today, online.