Is there a dream in your life you’ve given up on?

Is there a dream in your life you’ve given up on? Do you think I can start a Wild Bird Feeding Service? I’m making $19/hour selling free horse manure Have you ever thought about creating a career journal? Can I train others how to increase their productivity as I have? “Perfectionism is a 20-ton shield that we lug around thinking it will protect us when, in fact, it’s the thing that’s really preventing us from taking flight.” Brene Brown Show Notes: Episode – 12-02-16 Title: N/A Subtitle: N/A Summary: In this episode, Dan Miller discusses the importance of giving and … Read More

My Thanksgiving is perpetual

My Thanksgiving is perpetual Can I continue to make progress on my goals even through the holidays? How can I move forward on my dreams with this level of fear and hate in our country? Should I go back to school for dental hygiene because of better pay? Can I really make money coaching other people? “I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.” Henry David Thoreau Show Notes: Episode – 11-25-16 Title: N/A Subtitle: N/A Summary: In this episode, Dan Miller answers questions from some of the 48 Days listeners while helping us understand … Read More

One day you finally knew what you had to do

One day you finally knew what you had to do I’ve downloaded the PDF and noticed three of these items (Financial, family, and spiritual) do not apply to me. I don’t have family and don’t plan to start one. I have no spirituality in my life. I don’t care about my finances. How do I schedule interviews when I’m currently working full time? How can I create residual income as a Spanish interpreter? Should my son work this summer or apply for college scholarships? I love the ministry work I’m doing but we’re Financially strained and my wife’s health is failing. … Read More

What a man can be, he must be

What a man can be, he must be Can I still have a meaningful life after 65? Do entrepreneurs take these kind of risks all the time? Here are 50 Ways for Artists to Achieve Their Goals I feel like I’m on an abusive roller coaster with myself. How can I schedule interviews when I’m working full time? I Know I’m smart I know I’m talented I know I have so much I could do why do I continue to hold myself back how do I get past this rut? “A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a … Read More

To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others

To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others No driver’s license yet but making money as a photographer. Does my age mean my opportunities are diminishing? Should I put the $250 it will cost to take an insurance course on a credit card? Dear Dan, I need a complete career makeover. how do I get started? How can I help my cousin help herself? I am tired of feeling sorry for myself, tired of wanting to die. “The appetite of laborers works for them;     their hunger drives them on.”  Proverbs 16:26  Show Notes: Episode – 11-04-16 Title: … Read More

10 companies no longer require a degree.

10 companies no longer require a degree. I have $200,000 in student loan debt and hate my job. Should a man consider getting rid of facial hair to eliminate a possible negative impression? I’m writing this today, 2 months after transitioning to part time, a changed man. I have found hope again. Homeschooled and now making $70,000 as a software developer. “I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.”  Carl Jung Show Notes: Episode – 10-28-16 Title: N/A Subtitle: N/A Summary: In this episode, Dan Miller sits down to share success stories on the … Read More

I’m overeducated and can’t find a job.

I’m overeducated and can’t find a job. I’m an accountant in name only. It’s not in my heart. I feel that I am taking someone else’s oxygen and should just not try anymore. I was a teacher who was depressed from the pain of conforming to my boss’s unrealistic expectations of me. How can I increase my income as a minister? I’m over-educated but lacking in work experience. If someone dropped $10,000,000 in your lap tomorrow, would it change anything you do or how much you work? “Never follow your passion but always take it with you.”  Mike Rowe Show … Read More

Here’s my resume and a box of donuts.

Here’s my resume and a box of donuts. Can I buy one book and copy the worksheets to teach my classes? How can I connect with influential people? How can I get maximum value from attending a conference? Do these corny ideas with resumes really work? How many hours should I spend coaching clients now that I have a full-time coaching business? “Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.” ― Albert Einstein Show Notes: Episode – 10-14-16 Title: N/A Subtitle: N/A Summary: In this episode of the 48 Days Podcast, Dan stresses the importance of standing out … Read More

There is SO MUCH MORE out there than the crummy job you hate right now.

There is SO MUCH MORE out there than the crummy job you hate right now. How can I get paid for my writing? How do you continually come up with new and fresh topics to discuss. How do you stay current? Can I be a selling superstar while only working a 40-50 hour work week? Rabbi Daniel Lapin seems to disagree with you on the importance of enjoying our work. How can I market my coaching and training services? “The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. … Read More

I’m inspired but don’t know what I want to do

I’m inspired but don’t know what I want to do How do you avoid being the “starving artist”? I’m 38 and making good money but don’t know what I really want to do. Mentally I feel burned out and have no excitement left in my tank. As a high I the ideas never stop, but the follow through though never seems to happen. I feel like a high powered rocket with a wet fuse. How do I ignite? How do you change boats in mid-stream? Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. ― Oscar Wilde Show Notes: Episode – 09-30-16 … Read More