October 5th, 2012
When I graduated from college, I had a job offer from Google. They were great, saying, “You’ve been in school for 5 years...you should take a break!” I was like, “Oh I know, I was already planning it."
Google: “So how long do you need? 2 weeks?”
Me: “Uh, no. See you in 3 months.”
Google: “That’s ...
September 28th, 2012
In my new “15 Life Hacks” ebook (free download here), I talk about the one little habit I created that boosted my gym attendance 300%.
My mentor, BJ Fogg, contributed an article about how to change your behavior around one of the most common goals -- flossing.
And there are other entries from people like Neil Strauss, Mark Sisson, Noah ...
September 21st, 2012
NO! This is not another worthless tip that ends with “Just get out there and network!”
If you ever hear me say that, please kill me.
One of my readers asked me what to do if they take someone out to coffee. What should they say so they don’t come across as sleazy or just looking for a job?
September 19th, 2012
I’m on a crusade to end these nonsensical ideas that sound logical, but actually make no sense whatsoever:
“We need to educate people about the importance of eating healthy foods” (as if they don’t already know that eating 5 Big Macs is bad)
“We need to teach people about the importance of financial literacy” (as if they don’...
September 14th, 2012
All right, you’re sitting in a job interview and they ask you a tough question. What do you do?
Not “What are your greatest weaknesses?” I already have a word-for-word script for that answer in my Dream Job program.
But an even tougher question: One where you CANNOT reveal the answer, or you’ll instantly be disqualified for the ...
September 6th, 2012
How many of us have friends and family that are FULL of advice... that makes NO sense?
Your parents will tell you, “real estate is the best investment!” Your college advisor will tell you, “Better take Chinese! The future is in China!” And your friends will tell you about this “super-cool investment strategy” that they read about on a penny-stock ...