Hi, I'm Michael.

I help perfectionists overcome procrastination, fear of failure and imposter syndrome to monetize their big idea. 

(Oh, and as you can see from this picture: I'm also too tall to fit into Instagram's famous Mini Conference Room.)

Now, tell me a bit about yourself...

I want to...

Step one: Find your audience (I can help...)

I want to...

Yes, people will actually pay you for your big idea

I want to...

Let's put your sales cycle on cruise control

Previously, I was digital style editor and "Ask Michael" columnist at Lucky, a now-defunct Condé Nast magazine. I've also worked with established and emerging brands—including ShopBAZAAR, GAP, Joyus and #blkcreatives—on e-commerce messaging, marketing campaigns and editorial strategy.

Now I partner with digital brands to position their products, craft story-powered campaigns and deliver memorable customer experiences. Additionally, I empower founders, creatives and consultants to stop waiting on the #PerfectScenario—and start focusing on one thing at once

Wait, before you go...

Check out one (two, three ... all six) of these articles—they're filled with my best business advice, lessons and insights.

1) Learn the five people you need in your professional network to thrive as a founder, creative or consultant.

2) Discover the tools I use every day to power every aspect of my business.

3) Browse these must-read books on marketing, leadership and productivity to level-up your business ASAP.

4) Apply the 8-letter word that got me my dream job to your life and career. 

5) Avoid the five pitfalls that almost made me give up on my big idea

6) Find out the mindset you'll need to run an empowered business and live a fulfilled life.