Losers love tactics

January 13th, 2012

Here is a fascinating insight I discovered out of the millions of emails I have tested and sent to my IWT Insider’s List: You would think the best emails I send are the value-packed psychological insights, or the marketing nuggets, or the interviews I do with close friends like BJ Fogg and Tim Ferriss. Nope. The single-best email I ...

The Principle of Decommoditization: How to stand out to hiring managers

January 10th, 2012

Many of us are starting to realize that doing the same thing as everyone else doesn’t work any more. We have a deep invisible script that if we simply work harder than other people, we’ll win. But that's a lie. I remember hanging out with a college friend of mine right before she started law school. I always ...

Introducing the 3-Week Dream Job Boot Camp

January 06th, 2012

Today, a story about how a salesman sold me thousands of dollars worth of clothes I wasn’t going to buy. As you read this, try to spot the differences between an average salesman and this top-performing salesman. A couple months ago, I got an email from a sales guy at a clothing store I’ve bought from before. (I ...

The worst career advice in the world

January 04th, 2012

Today, some gut-wrenching stories about the worst career advice you’ve been hearing for the last 25 years. It is truly amazing how bad most career advice is. The only comparable industry is "financial literacy," which mindlessly repeats the same 5 tips over and over, is completely out of touch with how real people use their money, and genuinely believes ...

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Make art, make money — at the same time

December 30th, 2011

I was speaking at a conference recently and my buddy pulled me aside. "You have to meet this guy Chase Jarvis," he told me. "He's one of the world's best photographers." Chase and I ended up sitting next to each other, and I learned some fascinating stuff about him. For example, I learned that if he gets TEN photo clients ...

Now available: The 7 Biggest Mistakes of Finding Your Dream Job

November 20th, 2011

Last week, thousands of people registered for my free, live webinar on the top 7 career mistakes. They learned not only which mistakes were holding them back, but how to overcome those mistakes. Here’s what some of the attendees said: I am following @ramit 's material on how to identify and get your dream job. Great stuff no matter ...