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Josh Ellis

Josh Ellis
Josh Ellis is the editor in chief for SUCCESS magazine. Before joining SUCCESS in 2012, he was an accomplished digital and print sportswriter, working for the Dallas Cowboys Star magazine, the team’s gameday program, and Originally from Longview, Texas, he began writing for his hometown newspaper at 16.

Awesome Video Editing Apps for Your Phone

By Josh Ellis | March 24, 2015

Never happy with the videos you record on the go? Sick of how unpolished and “blah” they are? Try these apps to shoot and edit videos worth sharing.  Easy Tiger Moments ($1) Shoot time-lapse, stop-motion or flipbook-style video and quickly condense your recordings to clips of 15 seconds (perfect for Instagram) or whatever length you…

Does Your Business Need a Makeover? 6 Questions to Find Out

By Josh Ellis | March 19, 2015

As the right-hand man to Charles Schwab, David Pottruck helped transition the Schwab brokerage firm from its brick-and-mortar focus into an Internet-trading  model. It wasn’t easy gaining brokers’ and investors’ confidence. But Pottruck had a step-by-step strategy, and this major change turned out to be a multibillion-dollar breakthrough. “Oftentimes the need to change stares you…

Ready for a Vacation? Why You Should Go Nowhere

By Josh Ellis | February 15, 2015

One of the world’s most prodigious travel writers, Pico Iyer, says that a stillcation—literally doing as little as possible—can be the best possible use of downtime. Just as daily meditation can bring peace and purpose, the Time, Harper’s and New York Times regular vows that taking even a long weekend to truly decompress will have…

5 Blazin’ Hot Steps for Telling, and Selling, Your Product’s Story

By Josh Ellis | February 2, 2015

The labels, website and social media accounts all tell the same tale: “Rufus Teague made some sauce. He put some in a jar and shared it with the boys. They kept painin’ him ’til he fixed up another batch. Next thing he knew he’s makin’ sauce all the time. It’s damn good.” Every day countless grocery…

Now Hear This: 9 Podcasts to Enrich Your Mind and Soul

By Josh Ellis | January 29, 2015

Headphones and earbuds ever’where. You see people wearing them while shopping at the grocery store, driving their cars, walking down the street, exercising at the gym or even while they’re at work. It wasn’t this way when the Walkman came out. Why now, when pop music is worse than ever, must everyone be listening to…

3 Apps That’ll Pick Up Your Slack

By Josh Ellis | January 18, 2015

We can’t be on top of everything all day, every day, right? Right. That’s why there are apps to help us out when we’re feeling a little scrambled. Here are three “easy buttons” for your life: Sleep Cycle ($0.99) Some mornings the snooze button gets the best of you. Hey, it happens to all of…

7 Podcasts for a Brighter You

By Josh Ellis | January 8, 2015

In the February issue of SUCCESS, we profile nine podcasts for personal development. We touch on the best shows to help you face fears, find clarity and motivation, become more productive, and become the leader you want to be in life and in business.           Related: Check out SUCCESS magazine’s new podcast,…