All posts by: Ian Mathews

The Myth Of “Quitters Never Win”

  From a young age, we’re told that quitting is a form of weakness. We learn to equate quitting with losing. When it pertains to school or sports teams, this might be solid advice. But from a professional standpoint, it... Read More

Red Flags To look For When Interviewing For A Job

  At some point in your career, you will likely show up to your first day of work and realize that you made a terrible mistake. And you will likely look back at several points in the process when your... Read More

How To Build A Real Estate Business

  Cava Companies acquires hundreds of properties annually and holds more than 300 rental units. To run a real estate machine of this magnitude, Frank Cava relies on a team of 50+ employees separated into multiple departments. It is a... Read More

Lessons Learned From Our First Year Of Podcasting

  We publish our 65th episode exactly one year after publishing our first. In this episode, we look back on our progress, missteps, processes, lessons learned and set some public goals for 2022. — Watch the episode here:   Listen... Read More

The Star Wars Office Draft

  If you had to start a company and could take any five Star Wars characters, who would you take? That is exactly what Frank and I set out to do in this fantasy Star Wars draft with a business... Read More

How Do I Deal With A Chronic Interrupter?

  “God gave us two ears and one mouth for a reason.” ~Frank’s mom From Psychology Today, “Interrupting implies that you deem your words more worthy than the remainder of what the other person has to say. People will view... Read More

Meeting With GaryVee – Part 2

  Gary Vaynerchuk is the chairman of VaynerX, a modern-day media and communications holding company, and the active CEO of VaynerMedia, a full-service advertising agency servicing Fortune 100 clients across the company’s 5 locations. In the late 90s, after identifying... Read More

Meeting With GaryVee – Part 1

  Gary Vaynerchuk is the chairman of VaynerX, a modern-day media and communications holding company, and the active CEO of VaynerMedia, a full-service advertising agency servicing Fortune 100 clients across the company’s 5 locations. In the late 90s, after identifying... Read More

Are We Living In A Bubble Market?

  We believe the answer is yes. So what can you do about it? Frank and Ian talk about how they are handling their businesses, investments, and decision-making while believing this market is deep into bubble territory. — Watch the... Read More
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