February 25th, 2016
I always laugh when I see delusional “how to become a millionaire” posts online. Especially since most of them focus on unbelievable ways to get rich.
Some of the wildest “make a ton of money” tips include
Become a pro athlete. Please don’t count on this. Not only are the odds of becoming a pro-athlete incredibly small (source), but ...
December 31st, 2015
What does everyone do before buying something they’ve never tried? Check for reviews and testimonials, of course.
That book looks pretty good
If you have your own business, you want to collect testimonials like your business depends on it. Because it does. There’s nothing like having someone else sell your services for you. Testimonials give you instant credibility ...
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June 17th, 2015
SPECIAL NOTE to anyone who runs a 6- or 7-figure business: If you’re looking to grow your business, I’m hosting a closed-door session on advanced growth strategies. Apply here.
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On Monday, I wrote about what happened when my business grew faster than I thought possible.
Now, let’s take a closer look at one of the tactics I ...
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June 15th, 2015
Look at this horrifying story: “I got kicked out of my mom fitness group for losing too much weight.”
Yep, it’s exactly what you think. This woman joined a “plus size and active/fitness moms" group with about 10 other members. She started to lose weight -- first 50lbs, then 50 more pounds.
Guess what happened?
They kicked her ...
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June 10th, 2015
Well, well, well. We have a bunch of farmers’-market geniuses reading IWT, I see.
On Monday, I told you how I tried to bargain over a $10 t-shirt. A bunch of you wrote answers on why the guy didn’t take my lowball offer of $8. And -- you nailed it!
The t-shirt guy knew he didn’t have ...
June 7th, 2015
One of the funniest quotes I’ve ever read came from the CEO of Carl’s Jr. He was interviewed about his business and got asked about healthy eating in America.
"My opinion is that the media is the main supporter of healthy eating. We're certainly not hearing it from our customers," said Andrew Puzder, who is the CEO of ...