The Wolverine Principle: What Hugh Jackman Can Teach You About Doing Great Work

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In 2000, a short 15 years ago, the epic movie that likely initiated the current flurry of new superhero blockbuster movies every other weekend, was released. Yup, the original X-Men movie came out. 15 Years ago. There’s been a trilogy, a few Wolverine spinoffs and a “new class”, and throughout all the films, Hugh Jackman has been the constant […]

What Elon Musk Can Teach You About Doing The Impossible


If you missed it, Elon Musk did an awesome AMA on Reddit the other day. Oh, and he just announced that he’s going to build a test drive for his entirely new made up form of transportation called the hyper loop. Will be building a Hyperloop test track for companies and student teams to test […]

The Stories You Tell Yourself Will Be The Stories You Live

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Ever since I got laid off from UPS while I was stuck living in my parents basement, I’ve been obsessed with the idea of a person’s “story.” Really, I just wanted to figure out why mine was so bad, how I could make it better, and then actually get out and DO it. As a side […]

You Can’t Delegate Responsibility

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Over the past year, I’ve done a lot of hiring and outsourcing as all of the projects in Impossible Ventures continue to grow. I’ve outsourced graphics, coding, wordpress development, app development, UX, blog management, I brought on a few different team members and let a few go. I learned a lot about myself, my team […]

The 2014 Annual Review

2014 Annual Review

As 2014 comes to a close, I’ve been working through my annual review of things. I’ve been doing this for a few years ever since I read about it from Chris Guillebeau. You can see his here. I also quite enjoyed Nathan Barry’s review here (if you’re looking for another great read). Personally, as far […]

Best of 2014: The Most Popular Articles at Impossible This Year

Best of 2014

2014 has been an interesting year. I had a lot of personal changes happen both in my now life and in my business. I don’t talk about my personal stuff as much I used to, but I’m going to be changing that with a few changes here. Here’s a snapshot of what happened in 2014. I […]

How To Create Your Own Impossible List

“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible” – Walt Disney Since Impossible has started, the impossible list has been one of the centerpieces of it.  From the get-go, I said that I started this blog in order to be an impetus to live a story and do something with my life. The Impossible List […]

Impossible FM #021: How to Make Your Own Impossible List


In today’s episode of Impossible FM, I jump into how my impossible list jumpstarted my life, how I went ahead and made it and how you can make your very own impossible list. Links Mentioned The Impossible List The Impossible List is NOT a Bucket List How To Start a Blog Evernote Ways to Listen […]

Impossible FM #020: The Two Phrases You Should NEVER Use Again


Links Mentioned In This Episode The Ultimate Paleo Guide The Two Phrases Blog Post Ways to Listen To This Episode Listen on iTunes Listen on Stitcher Click the player at the top of the page

The Two Phrases You Should Never Use


There are two phrases you should never use if you’re going to live an impossible life. I’ve started a mini-moratorium on using these words in my personal vocabulary and I hope you will do the same. “I’m Bored” This might be the saddest statement I’ve ever said (or heard). “Bored” Feeling weary because one is […]