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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“I get paid to do this?!” (New free ebook)

When I was trying to figure out what to do with my life, I got a lot of random pieces of generic “find-your-passion” advice. You know what was 100x more helpful? Meeting people just like me who were doing the things I wanted to do. For example, when I was interviewing at Google, I met a guy who also had ...

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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 ...

3 archetypes of social weirdos

I got a great question about social skills. “How do you talk productively and amicably with a boss whose long-windedness turns every conversation into a never ending monologue? I feel like my inability to get a word in edgewise with him prevents me from getting any respect from him.” -Mariko Which reminded me of a bunch of archetypes I’ve ...

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A productivity system I use — The Iceberg Method

I want to show you a simple system I use that helps me stay extremely productive. I call it the Iceberg Method. Like an iceberg, where the real size is hidden beneath the water, this system will make people say: “Wow! That’s insane!” and they’ll attribute super-productivity powers to you. In actuality, you just consistently used this system ...

“Why don’t they respect me?”

When people don’t respect you, you start to pick up on subtle little signs. Years ago, in my early 20s, I noticed a few of them. People would say, “What makes YOU think you can teach people how to be rich? Are you rich?” When I would be out with my friends and we’d talk to girls, we’...