Tag Archives: Ignore Everybody

Don’t Stand Out From the Crowd. Avoid the Crowd At All Cost

All existing business models are wrong. All Social Media advice is stale. In The New Secrets of CEO’s, (Amazon Affiliate Link) Richard Branson states the following: I totally ignored the established business theories and strategies and struck out determined to do things differently. I know some amazing Social Media cats who are producing amazing content […]

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You Don’t Need What You Think You Need

Meeting someone who wrote a masterpiece on the back of a Deli menu while living under the bridge would not surprise me. Meeting someone who did it with a silver Cartier pen on an antique writing table in an airy Soho loft would surprise the hell out of me. ~ Hugh MacLeod If only I […]

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How To Climb Your Own Private Everest

What’s YOUR Private Everest? Mine is to be able to make a living writing, making music and movies. But mostly I want to be able to do whatever I feel like doing at the moment. 9 to 5 drudgery is no way to spend a lifetime. Once I realized that, all the money in the […]

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What’s Holding Your Business Back and a Simple Fix You Can Implement Right Now

Everyone is born creative and given a box of crayons. Then, around the age of 7 your crayons are taken away and replaced with books filled with algebraic nonsense, premature teachings, one sided history and lackluster leadership. Great training for when you grow up. <-Sarcasm Make no mistake, running a business is the expression of […]

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What Can Your Business Learn From UFC’s Georges St. Pierre

Part of the ongoing series based on a brilliantly delivered book Ignore Everybody and 39 Other Keys to Creativity (Amazon Affiliate Link) by Hugh MacLeod. Key No 3. What Can Your Business Learn From UFC’s Georges St. Pierre Doing anything worthwhile takes time, effort and stamina. ~ Hugh MacLeod The world is full of stupid […]

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Ignore Everybody and 20 Other Keys to Business and Social Media Success

Part 1: Based on a brilliantly delivered book Ignore Everybody and 39 Other Keys to Creativity (Amazon Affiliate Link) by Hugh MacLeod. Key No 1. Ignore Everybody. We care WAY TOO MUCH what other people think. We are conditioned to care about what other people think. After all, we are social animals and our very […]

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