A Conversation With Myself 10 Years In The Past entrepreneur thoughts

I just finished wathcing a youtube video entitled “A Conversation With My 12 Year Old Self”. In the video the filmmaker takes an old video of himself when he was 12 years old and mixes it with video of himself 20 years later. The outcome is a very funny and interesting conversation...

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Iceland's First Startup Accelerator entrepreneur funding startup communities thoughts

Startup Reykjavik is the name of Iceland’s first startup accelerator.

This is in my opinion a very big step for the Icelandic startup environment and two weeks into the project everything seems to be going very well. The process is simple, 10 business teams are chosen to take part in...

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Extreme Drive and A Hard Punch entrepreneur life success thoughts

 

I sometime feel like there might be something wrong with me because I have this extreme drive to succeed in life. This feeling has lived within my soul for as long as I can remember, I feel like I have to become successful and that it is my mission in life to do something positive to...

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Nerd Alert life

I just love how much of a nerd I can be sometimes. A few months back I connected the sales on my website with my cell phone so that every time I make a sale on my website I get a SMS informing me of it. I think it is very important to always know exactly what is going on in my business at every...

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Personality (With or Without?) entrepreneur life success thoughts

I think one of the most important things for a person to do in this life is realize who they really are and what they want to get out of this life. The only way to experience true happiness in life is by knowing what you want.

But it is not easy to find yourself when society is always pushing you...

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Why Create A Landing Page entrepreneur startup communities thoughts

My company is specialized in assisting families to rent out their summerhouses to both local and foreign travelers, we have so far only been working with renting out Icelandic summerhouses. That has been very successful and we are now working on expanding and opening up a new website...

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Automation entrepreneur life thoughts

I have two books on my nightstand, The 4-Hour Work Week by Timothy Ferriss and The Millionaire Fastlane by MJ DeMarco. I am in the process of reading them both and I can highly recommend both of them as they have so far had a very big impact on me. Both of these books suggest...

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TEDx Iceland iceland life thoughts

I just wanted to share with you a few of the TEDx lectures from the TED event that was held in Reykjavik at the end of last year. You can also find all of the lectures from TEDx Reykjavik here http://tedxtalks.ted.com/browse/talks-by-country/iceland.

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My Tradition Of New Years Goal Setting goals life success thoughts

For the past 6 or 7 years I have always used the last 2 days of each year to write down 10 goals for the upcoming year. This has become a tradition that I enjoy very much since it gives my a clear path to follow in the  new year. It is my experience that just by taking the time to think...

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Lifestyle Epiphany entrepreneur life thoughts

Two days ago I got a an epiphany.

I have always been working towards the goal of creating a successful company and a successful company in my eyes was something that had a large office with hundreds of employees, investors begging to invest, massive amounts of money, thousands of customers and...

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True Stories Behind Icelandic Startups entrepreneur leadership networking startup communities

For the past three weeks I have been working on putting together one of the most interesting conference in Iceland so far (in my opinion). I have tried using all my free time, that really isn’t very much, mainly in the evenings and over the weekends. I have gotten together some of the most...

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We Need Entrepreneur Rockstars entrepreneur leadership success

Recently I have had many discussions about how to create an environment that motivates young people to start up there own companies and create value for themselves and their community. Many ideas have been thrown out there during those discussions and the one that I think is most interesting and...

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