September 23rd, 2016
I recently spoke at a conference in the Bay Area where the speaker introduced me as saying, “AND WE GOT RAMIT SETHI!!” I don’t think they meant it as a compliment.
It’s just that I’m an utter recluse when it comes to going to events, so whenever I get invited, I just say no. I’d rather ...
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September 23rd, 2016
I receive 1,000+ emails every day.
And while I read every one of them, most emails get ignored. That’s because they don’t have a clear call to action. The worst offender is group emails.
You've probably been in a situation like this: Your coworker CC’d you and 15 other people about updating a pitch deck for ...
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September 16th, 2016
How do you know when to make a career change?
Sometimes, the right path isn't clear.
Senior year of college, I had a great job offer. It would have impressed my friends and parents, I would have made a lot of money — but there was something in the back of my head saying no.
My other option was to stay ...
September 8th, 2016
Does any of this sound familiar?
“I hate small talk, let’s just get to the point…”
“We started small talk and then there was this long awkward pause…”
“I had no idea how to start the conversation so I just sat there silently”
Small talk. Ugh.
But, I do have good news: Small talk is a skill. And just ...
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September 2nd, 2016
It’s truly amazing how bad most career advice is.
Pass out business cards! Use higher-quality resume paper! Tell them your weakness is working too hard!
I can say this because my team and I spent 18 months doing research before creating my Find Your Dream Job program. We read it all.
Look, you already know what’s really needed ...
September 1st, 2016
12 years ago, wise old Ramit wrote his first post on “5 steps to getting rich.”
Here you go:
Know what you spend
Start with little steps like saving fees on banking
Keep money in a savings account that pays interest
Don’t go too crazy with rules and buy some things that make you happy
Above all: Don’t ...