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I never thought I was going to change the world. Like many of you, I grew up in a small town with typical parents and an ordinary childhood.  If you were to tell me I was going to build a multi-million dollar company, feed thousands of children, rescue girls from sex trafficking, or dig wells…


millions

Growing up, my dad would get home at 3:30pm from his job at General Electric. He was an aircraft engine tech for consumer jets. One of the things I remember most, were the moments of him setting his keys down in the entry to our house, looking at me and saying, “Dale, I’m wearing the golden handcuffs.” At…


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At 26 years old, I was the founder and CEO of a fast-growth startup. We were generating millions in revenue, on the covers of magazines, and even had a slick office in a desirable area of Orange County California. The last thing I expected was to be disliked by most of my 40 employees.  This is a…


millions

I remember telling my Dad at at a young age how I would become a millionaire by 30. He gave me the non-sarcastic, yet mostly skeptical “I bet you will son.” But shockingly, I did. And while money seemed to be the focus during my early pursuit, it became my furthest concern over the past several…