How to meet famous people

Today I have a special treat for you: a guest post by my friend Tynan, who blogs about escaping the 9-5 grind and living an exciting life. He consistently has excellent posts on hacking different areas of life -- whether it’s how he makes a full-time income traveling, the psychology of poker, or how he gets upgraded/comped on ...

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 ...

Twitter posts: The iPhone app with 80 billion negative reviews

Each day, I post short insights on http://twitter.com/ramit about psychology, testing, personal finance, investing, the best links I’ve found, and stupid people. You won’t find these on my blog. Here are a few of my favorite recent tweets: TOTALLY fascinating article about why WSJ iPhone app has like 80billion negative reviews...all because of login ...

Meet me in New York, San Francisco, DC, Chicago, or LA

I'm already traveling 5-6 times/month, so I figured why not meet up with you guys? We can get drinks and I will tell you sordid stories of my past, then we can reminisce about the dumbest comments ever left on this site. Upcoming dates: Washington DC: This Thursday, 7/14 New York: August San Francisco: September or October Los ...

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10 millionaire rules

Here's what you missed from my Twitter feed, http://twitter.com/ramit, in the last couple weeks. On my Twitter account, I write about psychology, testing, personal finance, investing, the best links I’ve found, and stupid people. You won’t find these on my blog. On today's episode of "what we SAY vs. what we DO"...how guys SAY ...

Case Study: How Garrett went from working for free to charging $250 an hour

How many of us have heard “experts” warning us to NEVER work for free? “Don’t do it!” they shout. “Working for free completely devalues your work.” This is nonsense. Working for free can help you close bigger deals than you ever thought possible when you do it strategically. You go from FREE to FEE on a very clear, step-by-step ...