3 things I’m reading

Quick post. I wanted to share 3 quick tidbits that I thought you’d enjoy today. Nothing to sell. Just some of my favorite things I’ve stumbled across recently. 1. The trouble with snooze buttons. How many times do you hit the snooze button in the morning? Here’s the science behind why we do it and how “just ...

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How to win any competition you enter

I always love when people don’t try for something because they’re sure they won’t get it. “I’m not going to apply to XYZ College...I’ll never get in, and even if I did, I could never afford it.” “There’s no way I would ever get that job...you need 10 years of experience.” “What? ...

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

Watch this video where I help a student learn the art of storytelling: [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdfeoKllp6M[/embed] 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 ...

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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 ...