Peter Shallard

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs who want Freedom, Wealth & Sanity. Blogs @ http://petershallard.com — Founder of http://commitaction.com


Why you can’t always do what you love

… and how to be successful anyway


It’s the number one trend in business, pop psychology and life. It’s discussed at every coffee shop. It echoes through every co-working space. Coaches, consultants and advisors of all kinds consider it gospel.

It was Steve Jobs’ number one piece of business advice. And it’s


The Creator’s Curse

Why your latest project will eventually make you miserable


You have a great new idea for a creative project that’ll move your business forward.

It feels exciting and sexy. You’re pumped, because part of you thinks this’ll be the best thing ever.

You know it’ll be hard to actually build your thing, but you…


Why video games destroy entrepreneurial motivation

Leveling up your life is harder than it looks


Nerds are discovering they are, in fact, entrepreneurs.

Nerdy curiosity, pragmatism and overall high intelligence make for technological business success. We know this. And wherever you find this type of entrepreneur, you’ll inevitably find a…


47 ways to stop doubting yourself 

(… and counting! Contributions welcome…)


Self doubt sucks. The good news? Solutions are everywhere. Sometimes all you need is a…


Why you can’t always do what you love

… and how to be successful anyway


It’s the number one trend in business, pop psychology and life. It’s discussed at every coffee shop. It echoes through every co-working space. Coaches, consultants and advisors of all kinds consider it gospel.

It was Steve Jobs’ number one piece of business advice. And it’s