Hi, I’m Matt.
I love helping and working with great people.
Today, I do that through productivity coaching. My clients are typically ambitious high achievers seeking ways to improve their personal performance and find value in having someone supporting their effort and excited for their success. I’m lucky enough to have worked with many brilliant artists, authors, and business professionals.
Prior to founding my company, I worked for a technology company called MOBI in a variety of go-to-market focused roles and I continue to collaborate and consult often with start-ups, investment firms, and tech companies who are looking to grow their revenue and better establish their brands.
I have an amazing wife, Rachel, who practices family law as an attorney in Indianapolis. We love to travel and frequently host Airbnb guests in our Indianapolis home.
I love hosting The Goal Achievement Podcast
My coaching methodology.
I believe when you determine exactly what you want, and why you want it, and your actions map to that belief, you can create just about anything you want in your life.
It’s not always an easy process, but it works. We rely on creating processes and habits to help you achieve your goals. There is nothing magical or unexpected about the results my clients achieve. They are acquired through focus, determination and most importantly their actions.
I’m an avid reader.
Some of my favorite books include:
Letters from a Stoic, Seneca
Meditations, Marcus Aurelius
The Obstacle is the Way, Ryan Holiday
Ego is the Enemy, Ryan Holiday
The 4-Hour Workweek, Tim Ferriss
$100 Startup, Chris Guillebeau
Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill
Rich Dad Poor Dad, Robert Kiyosaki
7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey
The Effective Executive, Peter Drucker
The E Myth Revisited, Michael Gerber
The Magic of Thinking Big, David Schwartz
The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg
Disrupted, Dan Lyons
Crush it, Gary Vaynerchuk
Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook, Gary Vaynerchuk
Awaken the Giant Within, Tony Robbins
War of Art, Steven Pressfield
Good to Great, Jim Collins
Do the Work, Steven Pressfield
Linchpin, Seth Godin
Tribes, Seth Godin
Permission Marketing, Seth Godin
Purple Cow, Seth Godin
The Dip, Seth Godin
Antifragile, Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Start with Why, Simon Sinek
How to Win Friends and Influence People, Dale Carnegie
Rework, Jason Fried
Outliers, Malcolm Gladwell
Finding Flow, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
Essentialism, Greg McKeown
Toa Te Ching, Loa Tzu
The Total Money Makeover, Dave Ramsey
A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill Bryson
The Wright Brothers, David McCollough
Sapiens, Yuval Noah Harari
The Checklist Manifesto, Atul Gawande
The Power of Now, Eckart Tolle
Factfulness, Hans Rosling
Building a StoryBrand, Donald Miller
You Are a Badass, Jen Sincero
I love quotes.
Here are some of my favorites:
“To fear is one thing. To let fear grab you by the tail and swing you around is another.” -Katherine Paterson
“What we fear of doing most is usually what we most need to do.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Having harvested all the knowledge and wisdom we can from our mistakes and failures, we should put them behind us and go ahead”. -Edith Johnson
“Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway.”-Eleanor Roosevelt
“Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.” -Arnold H. Glasow
“It’s not what you are that holds you back, it’s what you think you are not.” -Denis Waitley
“My dear friend, clear your mind of can’t.” -Samuel Johnson
“Opportunities do not come with their values stamped upon them. Everyone must be challenged. A day dawns, quite like other days; in it a single hour comes, quite like other hours; but in that day and in that hour the chance of a lifetime faces us.” -Maltbie Davenport Babcock
“Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.” -Peter Marshall
“The shortest answer is doing.” -Lord Herbert
“If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.” -Frank A. Clark