How to become world-class at finding your dream job

So I was sitting there on the floor of my dorm room, listening to the recruiter tell me about the salary they wanted to pay me, and I started cracking up. In college, when I first started seriously looking for jobs, I decided to become world-class at finding my dream job. I wanted to be able to reliably secure the ...

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 ...

Why successful people don’t want to mentor you

Successful people are constantly sought out as mentors. Sadly, most people do a terrible job of asking for mentoring. They come off as desperate, awkward, and irritating. But busy people LOVE helping others who take action, so there is good news: As in many other situations, the Craigslist Penis Effect(where most people are terrible and, if you’re simply ...

How do I stop being so damn lazy?

Perhaps our generation’s greatest failing is how lazy we are. How many of my readers have sent me emails talking about how they want to change... how they want to improve their finances, earn more, or get healthier...or even READ my book (which is sitting under their bed)... but they simply can’t find the motivation to do ...

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Cost vs. value: the $71,000 conference that’s a bargain

The vast majority of Americans are fixated on cost, not value. They complain about how much something costs, rather than understanding what value it could provide -- whether financially, emotionally, or otherwise. I’ve written about this before in my post on why I bought a new car, a decision commonly dismissed without any research or perspective. In that post, ...

Case Study: How KC “scaled” his side business to earn $3,000/month

Today, I’m sharing a case study about someone who was already earning money, but didn’t know how to “scale” -- or grow -- his business without spending 30 hours each day. There just weren’t enough hours in the day to do all he wanted to do. Yet KC was able to dramatically streamline his business, learning what ...