Daniel DiPiazza

Podcast No. 3: How to Be a Freak of Nature with Daniel DiPiazza

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship Podcast Travel / May 26, 2015
Daniel DiPiazza chillin' in Costa Rica on one of our Custom U30X trips.

Hey guys! If you don’t know my good friend Daniel DiPiazza it’s about time you guys met. Dan is a freak — and I mean that in the nicest way possible. He is the founder of Rich20something.com, a bodybuilding fiend, jiu-jitsu fighter, and all-around cool guy. Daniel’s work is published all over, including Inc. Magazine, Huffington Post, and Business Insider. Dan and I also have no filter in…

How To Start A Profitable Freelance Business In 24 Hours Or Less

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / August 27, 2014

Note: Today’s post is about a powerful method for finding freelance clients quickly, and it’s part of a FREE advanced class I’m teaching on 8/28 called “How To Make Your First $1,000 Freelancing Online.” It doesn’t cost anything to register, but you have to grab your spot. Click here to reserve your seat now. ******* When I first started brainstorming different ways to make money, or possible businesses…

How To Go From $18/hr to $1,000/hr Freelancing

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / August 25, 2014

  Being an entrepreneur is “trendy” nowadays. Everyone wants to start a new business, or come up with a million dollar idea to justify the fact that they’d rather wear a hoodie than a business suit. I blame Zuckerberg. But you know what, that’s great. Starting a business can extremely rewarding. But there’s a SIGNIFICANT gap between quitting your day job and starting the next Facebook. It just…

Is There A “Secret” To Success?

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / August 4, 2014

Here’s a funny little anecdote — and I’m posting it today to remind myself just as much as I want to remind you. There’s no “secret sauce.” What do I mean by that? Simple: There are very few “hidden answers” out there. People ask me: “Daniel, I really want to start a business, what’s the best strategy?” I love helping my tribe. I say: “There are a couple…

The #1 Reason Most 20-Somethings Get Stuck

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / July 21, 2014

I can remember, just a few short years ago, when I would have done ANYTHING to get “unstuck”. I had “played the game” just like I’d been told. Went to school, picked a major that made sense, got good grades and followed the rules. (I can see you nodding your head in agreement with me — we’ve all been there.) But as college ended and the real world…

How To Make $1 Million Writing Emails

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / June 2, 2014

As many of my readers know, one of the ways that I make income is as a high-level copywriter and marketing consultant. I help 6 and 7-figure companies put together products and funnels that generate them LARGE amounts on money, very quickly. But when I talk about this with my friends and family….they really have no idea what that means. So today, I wanted to not only tell…

The Ultimate Guide To Connecting With Anybody (Without “Networking”)

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / May 19, 2014

On Rich20Someting, I talk all the time  about how important it is to become friends with successful people. And I’ve even revealed you the extremely detailed, personal story about how I got started in entrepreneurship — and why building a community of people around me played a pivotal role. I hope you read those two articles, because they are essential components to understanding today’s post in context. Today,…

3 Deadly Traps That “Wantrepreneurs” Fall Into

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / May 12, 2014

In 2011, I went from working at a restaurant making $2.17/hour (plus tips…) to launching one…then two…then THREE successful, profitable businesses with literally no startup capital. How did I do it? Did I come up with the next Google or get a loan from a rich uncle? Hell no. I simply learned how to take skills I already had and create products and services that people would pay…

Why I Wrote A Check To The Nazis For $1,000 (Trust Me, There’s a Good Reason)

by / ⠀Career Advice Entrepreneurship / April 21, 2014

Wow. Never thought I’d type THAT title into the subject line of this post. Today, my friends, I wanted to give you some quick insight into a last resort strategy you can enact to finally get yourself to take action when other methods have failed. It’s very simple: Punishment. I’ve had an annoying psychological barrier lurking in the background of my brain for 25 years. I call it…