June 30th, 2015
Today is my 33rd birthday and I’d like to celebrate myself.
This year, my greatest accomplishment was not the tens of thousands of new students, or flying our entire team to Vegas for an awesome retreat, or launching an Instagram page where I post nutty emails from readers.
No. It was getting accused of using steroids. For a guy ...
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June 22nd, 2015
I recently shared some advice with one of my students in my Brain Trust group, and I thought you’d find it interesting.
She asked me which book she should read first -- X or Y.
Click “Display Images” to see my advice to one of my Brain Trust students
Look at my response.
What I'm saying is to ...
June 16th, 2015
Ask someone for advice about how to break a bad habit and watch their eyes LIGHT UP.
Immediately, they’ll say “Oh! You should try this new app!” or “You should definitely read this book” or overwhelm you with a long list of tips that “worked for me!”
The thing is, we already KNOW what we should do. But there's ...
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June 9th, 2015
Can you learn how to be more confident?
A lot of people reflexively say “No - you're either confident or you're not.” But in my experience, that’s simply not true.
Confidence is a skill and, like any other skill, you can master it over time.
To show you what I mean, I want to show you one of the ...
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June 3rd, 2015
When it comes to setting goals, a lot us experience what I call the Treadmill of Disappointment. Tell me if this sounds familiar...
We get really motivated to try something new. (“TODAY’S THE DAY!”)
We clean the house, pay our bills on time, and finally make it to Inbox Zero.
The first day or two goes okay...but then ...
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June 1st, 2015
I’ve told some of you how I grew up in a middle-class family of 6. My dad worked and my mom stayed home with us.
A photo posted by Ramit Sethi (@ramit) on Apr 10, 2015 at 9:20am PDT
We would eat out maybe once a month -- only when we had a coupon to the local ...
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