a writer, world traveler, solopreneur, and professional nonconformist.
My passion is for:
challenging authority and living a life of gratitude. In short — doing what I want to do, focusing on personal goals (like visiting every country in the world), working for myself, and helping others at the same time.
My business helps you with:
I write for free three times a week on the The Art of Non-Conformity site, and at least one of those posts usually has some kind of personal development exercise or story of overcoming adversity. I also have a small business of Unconventional Guides (reports and multimedia products) that helps people create freedom in the areas of Life, Work, and Travel.
Learn more about Chris’s guides The Unconventional Guide to Working for Yourself: Creating Personal Freedom through a Very Small Business and The Unconventional Guide to Discount Airfare: Surviving Stress and Maximizing Fun
I make things different each day by:
I’m not sure I can honestly say I make things different every day… but the goal is to challenge conventional thinking, inspire others to question expectations and assumptions, and help people get out there to do something that perhaps they have been afraid to do before.
I have lots of ideas about:
lifestyle design, microbusinesses, international travel, and general trouble-making.
My advice is:
You don’t have to live your life the way other people expect you to.
“They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.” – Andy Warhol