Category Archives: Motivation and Inspiration

Never Give Up On Your Dreams!

Me and the young lady are just getting back in thehouse from attending the first professional basketball game of her life. And I simply wanted to share a few words of inspiration & some post game comments before Ipass out! …NOW IT’S YOUR … Continue reading

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I’ve Made More Money During This Recession Than I’ve Ever Made In My Entire Life!

Question for you, Haven’t we all been in a recession for a number of years now? If that’s the case, why are some of us making alot more money than others?See…In this podcast, we’re going to discuss “How To Recession … Continue reading

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Having A Legacy Mindset!

Since the age of 9 i’ve embraced that death is an inevitable part oflife! It’s something that we all have in common and something weall must face.The ironic part is even though everyone knows they’re going to diewe still find a … Continue reading

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I Don’t Need You, Your Business or Your Money!

Word around town is that people are taking offense to my statement “I Don’t Need You, Your Business or Your Money” so I figured this topic would make a great podcast & help you understand why I use this statement … Continue reading

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Motivational Wednesday – Barry Schwartz: Using our practical wisdom

In this video, Rocco Brown showcases Barry Schwartz, who dives into the question “How do we do the right thing?” With help from collaborator Kenneth Sharpe, he shares stories that illustrate the difference between following the rules and truly choosing … Continue reading

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Motivational Friday – Secrets to a succesful peer-to-peer platform: Enabling a million causes

In this video, Rocco Brown showcases Charles Best, founder of DonorsChoose.org.  It’s a website where every public school teacher can be a change-maker, and any citizen can be a philanthropist.  At DonorsChoose.org, public school teachers post classroom project requests, and … Continue reading

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Motivational Saturday – Making Ideas Happen

In this video, Rocco Brown showcases Scott Belsky who has devoted his professional life to help organize the creative world and make ideas happen. Scott is the founder of Behance, a company that develops products and services for the creative … Continue reading

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Motivational Monday – Reaching Youth via Cellphone

In this video, Rocco Brown showcases Aria, who oversees the marketing at Do something.org.  She also oversees the national cause campaigns, finance department and business development stuff. 

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Motivational Wednesday – Sasha Dichter: The Generosity Experiment

In this video, Rocco Brown showcases Sasha Dichter, director of business development at Acumen Fund, a nonprofit VC for enterprises serving the poor.  In this video, Sasha shares the results of his month-long “Generosity Experiment” where he said “yes” to every … Continue reading

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Motivational Friday – Clay Shirky: Why SOPA is a bad idea

In this video, Rocco Brown showcases Clay Shirky, who asks the question what does a bill like PIPA/SOPA mean to our shareable world? In this video, he delivers a proper manifesto as a call to defend our freedom to create, … Continue reading

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