Success is like a two sided coin. One side of it is deemed with praise. The other with damnation. No one prepares you for either. As humans, we all seek out praise, but do we really know how how to deal with the negativity that … Continue readingWhy Would a Person Walk Away from Success When They Reach a Peak in Their Career?
When you realize that you can write a book on… Wait for it… How to Not Get Promoted at a Job at a Fortune 500 Company And you have a full chapter list of exactly how to do it. Chapter 1: Be Performance Driven. Chapter … Continue readingWhen Do You Know It’s Time to Quit Your Job?
Back at the end of 2010, I had my Lexus taken back and was being kicked out of my 2,600 square foot loft. I was spending all my money on Jameson and spending all my time watching movies off a projector on my wall. I … Continue readingHow Can a Failed Entrepreneur Survive with No Job, Friends, Investors, or Money?
Someone one Quora asked: I was always raised with the idea that we should be kind to strangers, but sometimes I feel that being kind or helpful is not welcome by the people I am trying to help. I am sometimes treated like I am … Continue readingWhy Is It Weird for Someone to Be Nice to People They Don’t Know?
I have worked on straight commission or a draw my entire life, aside from when I was 15 and working at Knott’s Berry Farm picking up trash for $5.75 an hour. Oh how I loved scrubbing those toilets to make $82 a weekend. It brought … Continue readingWhy Do Most Salaried People Stay Salaried All Their Life Instead of Exploring?
Someone on Quora asked: How can I stop feeling inadequate amongst these Quoran giants? I mean, I initially enjoyed Quora, reading from people of different backgrounds. But then, I realized how smart and educated some of these guys are and started feeling like I’ve wasted … Continue readingHow Can I Stop Feeling Inadequate Amongst These Quoran Giants?
I tried starting a WordPress blog when I left my job as Vice President of Marketing at a startup in 2011. I wrote 3 posts. No one read it. I quit. I tried writing a few Facebook status messages that were long form in 2012. … Continue readingWhy Do Some People Choose to Write on Quora over Writing on a Blog?
I don’t believe in the law of attraction that the book, The Secret, preaches. Yet, in the last few months, I have been attracting everything that a well-minded person could possibly desire into my life. I manifested an ideal life partner, I created my first … Continue readingHow Can I Overcome Disappointment After Failure?
Work full time on your living and part time on your fortune. Meaning, go to your day job to pay the bills and work on the side to make your dreams come true. — Originally posted on Quora.
If I were you, I’d surround myself with people smarter than myself. Oh wait, that’s what I do already because I know I’m not smart either. There is some guy named Richard Branson who gave this a try. He ended up becoming a billionaire and … Continue readingWhat Should I Do with Life Since I Honestly Know I’m Not Smart?