How to get an amazing job and build your career — with Ryan Holiday

I believe you can learn from ANYONE -- even if you don’t agree with 100% of their views. Years ago, I wrote about my friend Ryan Holiday, an author, marketing strategist, and marketing Director at American Apparel. I got this nasty note: My response: A year later, I heard from this guy again: For anyone who has itched to ...

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If nobody teaches you this, how are you supposed to know?

Watch this video where I help a student learn the art of storytelling: How do you learn the skill of being able to instantly tell a story that keeps the room captivated? To instantly build rapport with anyone you meet? To be comfortable enough to let your personality shine through....whether you’re loud and expressive, or quieter and cerebral? ...

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Finding balance: How high-powered women can have it all

A few months ago, I got in trouble with some of my readers. In my Ramit’s Brain Trust program, where I interview one of my mentors/advisors/confidants and share the video with the group every month. When I asked who else they wanted me to interview, I started getting a bunch of notes from Brain Trust members asking ...

Ask Ramit: How do you choose ONE passion?

When I graduated from college, I was working on 9 projects. NINE. I was doing a startup...I was working on an ebook...I was doing this, I was doing that. People’s eyes would glaze over when they asked me what I did. My problem was I didn’t know how to choose. I didn’t want to close ...

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How to be happy

When I was doing a lot of TV, I would take questions from viewers. Literally 99% of questions would fall into the same 5 categories: I’m in debt. How do I pay it off? My credit card company did X to me. What should I do? I want to buy X. Can I afford it? I just had kids. ...

Instant irresistibility: How to make small talk and advanced social skills

I did not want to hit on this woman. But my friend noticed her checking me out, so he glanced at me and raised his eyebrows. I looked at him, silently saying, “Really? Do I have to?” He just tilted his head and raised his eyebrows even higher. Nothing more needed to be said -- every guy knows what that ...