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My Drive To Learn

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The majority of my free time (outside of my nine-to-five) is spent on Sht Lst, but when I’m not working on Sht Lst, eating, sleeping, planning my wedding, or working out, I am learning. A good friend of mine sent me a list of thirty audio books (he knows I don’t enjoy reading) to help me on my adventure to grow personally and professionally. Using the time between home, work, and the gym, I have been able to “read” (listen to) five books, and all have been extremely helpful in my pursuit of becoming a better entrepreneur. If there were anything I could ever wish for more of, it would be time, then knowledge. Two things I’m afraid many of us often waste. Now I cram as much knowledge into a car ride as humanly possible, In fact, there have been times I will sit in the parking lot at home, at work, and at the gym to squeeze in…

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An Entrepreneur’s Baby

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I have heard most entrepreneurs refer to their project as their “baby.” Appropriately, my recent project took just about nine months to deliver. Nine months of paperwork, patents, and programming (courtesy of a web development team I managed through Some Script) and I have successfully completed the beta version of my baby: Sht Lst (pronounced “shit list”) – and I have just begun. Simultaneously, I also applied for six trademarks, argued the use of two separate (but similar) company names, persuaded the great state of Texas to allow my legal business name to closely resemble that of what my lawyer refers to as a “fun, but vulgar term”, purchased seventy-three domains, and spent the most money I have ever spent on any one thing. I have never been happier in my life.

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