The Pursuit: 10 Lessons on Becoming the King of Your Industry


There is talent, there is achievement, there is success, and then there is Larry King: Peabody-winning, Emmy-nominated, 10-time CableACE Award-winning television and radio host. King’s story is the stuff of legends. An unknown kid from Brooklyn who got his start cleaning floors at a radio station, changed his name, occasionally jumped on the air when […]

How Al Roker Kept His Morning Show Job All These Years: Hard Work and No Complaints

It was fitting that my interview with Al Roker was initially canceled on account of the weather (Hurricane Joaquin was stealing the thunder). Luckily, though, the tropical cyclone slowed down enough for America’s favorite weatherman to sit down to discuss his storied career with success. People love Al Roker. He joined NBC’s Today Show in […]

Seth Godin Is Full of Ideas; Here’s 4 of Them for Linchpin Success

Seth Godin is full of ideas. Millions of people have read his work, among them Unleashing the Ideavirus, Linchpin, Permission Marketing and We Are All Weird—just a few of 18 (yes, 18) international best-sellers. And it makes sense, because he’s a marketing guru, an expert on how to spread ideas. He is the man behind […]

Comedian Chelsea Peretti Shares 4 Stand-Up Tips on Being a Self-Starter

Fans of stand-up comedy know Chelsea Peretti from her critically acclaimed hour-long Netflix comedy special, One of the Greats. You know her if you watch the FOX hit Brooklyn Nine-Nine as the self-absorbed, unfiltered Gina Linetti. Before rising to sitcom stardom, Peretti was a writer for Parks and Recreation and Saturday Night Live and created […]

The Happy Wife’s Guide to Doing It All

Fawn Weaver doesn’t mind being referred to as someone’s wife. In fact, she’s built a growing empire based on being a happy wife as the New York Times best-selling author of Happy Wives Club and the creator of the blog with the same name, which has exploded into an international club nearly 1 million members […]