The Ultimate Guide to Making Money

Lessons from hiring a new intern

Last week, I posted a want ad on my blog for a Content Curator position. As expected, I received a TON of applications for this...and while I was sifting through them, a number of fascinating insights emerged about how to get your dream job. I’ll be brutally honest here because many hiring managers won’t tell you this ...

Find Your Dream Job: Q&A

One of the things I’ve been quietly working on lately is helping people find their dream jobs. In fact, I’ve been helping people crush interviews, negotiate salaries, and find what they love to do since my sophomore year of college -- and keeping detailed notes on every technique I use.And now it’s time to start revealing ...

Case Study: Negotiating a $16,000 raise doing what others will not

Today, an in-depth look at the techniques that one of my readers, Will H., used to negotiate a $16,000 raise. Before you read, be sure to acknowledge any psychological barriers you may have about asking for a raise. For example, many people will say, “A raise? In this economy??” That is a barrier: If you are indispensable, and your ...

5 fascinating perspectives on money

1. It's Coming: The $5 ATM fee My thoughts: Who cares if you have a checking account that refunds 100% of ATM fees? 2. Awesome tips on dealing with contracts My thoughts: From the article, the commenter writes: "This isn't even a housing thing, this is just a global thing. I don't think I've ever signed an employment contract without ...

My Free Insider's Kit will show you how to earn more money

“He’s passively waiting for his dream career to happen”

Why are some people able to find their dream jobs...when so many others are not? A lot of you know about Earn1k, the course I created to help you earn more money on the side. But I've never publicly mentioned that I also run an accompanying program called Beyond1k, which provides live weekly calls, a Mastermind group, and ongoing ...

The psychology of making huge career jumps

Some observations on making huge career jumps, your friends, and your own psychology... It's easy to go through your career taking the same paths others did before you. But small, simple tweaks can make a huge difference in your lifetime. One of my readers, Alexander, writes: "I'm reviewing NIH grant proposals right now and seeing your tweets made me think ...