Hardships to Overcome vs. An Exit Sign

Hardships to Overcome vs. An Exit Sign

When I started the Strauss Law Firm, I had no idea whether or not it would be successful. I knew that I was passionate about bringing together the worlds of law and entrepreneurship, and I used that as motivation to take my business to the next level. As I listened to...

Why are You in Business?

Why are You in Business?

What are you working towards in your career? I think most of us would think about this for less than five seconds before answering. Maybe we would say, “To make enough money to not work,” or “To provide for my family.” Any answer along these lines seems fair to me. I...

Raising Entrepreneurial Kids

Raising Entrepreneurial Kids

A great entrepreneur can come from anywhere. Some come out of thin air and create success that nobody could have expected. I always wonder what drives other people to embrace their entrepreneurial spirit. Was it a teacher that inspired them? Did they have a role model...

Creating Time

Creating Time

All of the effort and money in the world cannot buy you more time. As a father and a CEO, I am acutely aware that there are only so many hours in the day. I find it important to remember that there will never be enough time to give. Please do not take this as a grim...

Pivoting Into Your True Career Path

Pivoting Into Your True Career Path

Did you have all the answers when you were twenty years old? I certainly didn’t. Looking back on our younger selves, it can feel like we are remembering a stranger. We don’t wear the same clothes or listen to the same music, yet we trust plans we made before we knew...

Is Bitcoin Here to Stay?

Is Bitcoin Here to Stay?

When we talk about Bitcoin, I cannot help but note a pronounced generation gap. My parents would likely say, “What is it and why would we ever give up currency and banks for something that can’t be seen or measured objectively?” Or, perhaps, “What is Bitcoin?” My...