Brian Lawrence

A millennial, and very "uptown" guy, Brian is a content creator who lives in Kingston, Jamaica. He's super passionate about encouraging young people to focus more on the things that they love doing, and you can usually find him binge watching a TV show or planning his next media project.

Why Creatives Don't Succeed In Traditional, 9-To-5 Work Environments

ByBrian Lawrence
Full-time jobs are not for everybody. Sure, to most of the workforce, they’re seen as amazing opportunities to take care of expenses and responsibilities and prepare for the future (children, retirement, your own home, etc.), but they also provide a…

8 Things You Should Know About The Penny Stock Market Before You Dive Into It

ByBrian Lawrence
Before you go investing in the penny stock market, there are a few things you should know. It's important to do your homework so you don't find yourself blindsided by scams or unnecessary debts to ensure you're making the most out of your…

Doing What You Love Is Only Possible When You Stop Making Excuses

ByBrian Lawrence
Too many people have dreams but fall prey to the belief that they can’t accomplish them. It may be that they don’t have the equipment they want, the money they think they need or they have not yet been introduced to the right people. However, these…

When You Place Your Well-Being Above All Else, You Lay The Foundation For A Positive Life

ByBrian Lawrence
This isn’t an article to tell you how to find your purpose in life, but rather, to explain how important it is to focus solely on what you want to do. When you start to zone in on the thing you really want to do, you’ll also start noticing things in…

Now What? How To Channel Your Motivation After Getting Pumped Up About A Goal

ByBrian Lawrence
Many articles, books and videos will tell you how to get motivated, or how to get hyped so you can do your best work, but then they leave you alone. You get motivated, and then what’s next? It’s not enough just to get pumped up about doing something…

5 Inevitable Phases Every Entrepreneur Goes Through

ByBrian Lawrence
Trying your hand at being an entrepreneur is very admirable, and dare I say, crazy. The rewards are priceless and the falls are devastating. You put so much of yourself into a single idea and you over-extend to make sure the idea succeeds. Because…

Pass Debt, Go Straight To Success: 10 Careers That Don't Require A College Degree

ByBrian Lawrence
If you’re thinking about making a name for yourself and doing something you actually love, you should understand that there are certain career paths you don’t need to go to college for. With a wealth of information pertaining to various skills…

Grow Up! 3 Important Aspects Of Being Independent In Your 20s

ByBrian Lawrence
There are certain things -- many things, in actuality -- that many Millennials take for granted. Newsflash, people: We're no longer teenagers. It's time we wake up, smell the roses and start doing things for ourselves. For starters, here are three…

5 Ways To Make Better Choices When Opportunities Arise In Business

ByBrian Lawrence
The common saying, “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade” refers to lemons as things that don’t benefit you, or to things you simply don’t like. So, when you get lemons, just throw them back. If you genuinely don’t like doing something, then…