How Can You Be Happy with What You Have and Still Want to Improve?

Be thankful for what you have and you will be blessed with more. Once you take pride in it, that is when you start losing. Gratitude and paying it forward creates a mind set of abundance. — Originally posted on Quora. Leonard Kim consults startups and writes books like The Etiquette of Social Media: How … Read more

Why Is It so Hard to Feel Happy?

It’s not.  It takes an interruption of patterns and forming new habits.  It takes time and dedication to move out of the process.  It’s not something that just happens overnight. It might feel hard to be happy now, but that’s because you’re stuck in your current patterns, which probably involve negative thoughts.  The only way … Read more

Is There Such a Thing as Loving Someone Too Much?

Yes. It’s when you’re no longer with them and you can’t get them out of your mind, so you do whatever it takes to try to get them back, even though you’re spending year after year failing at the task. — Originally posted on Quora. Leonard Kim consults startups and writes books like The Etiquette … Read more

What Is Your Kryptonite?

People who over excessively complain. All you do when you complain is just attract more negativity into your life. There are so many better ways to improve your life and yourself. For example, living life to the fullest every day. Oh, and cockroaches. — Originally posted on Quora. Leonard Kim is Managing Partner at InfluenceTree. … Read more

If Offered a Lifetime Supply of Happy Pills, Would You Take It?

Aren’t happy pills called ecstasy? I tried that drug before, when I was sixteen.  I blacked out then kind of passed out.  I was with my first girlfriend and her friend, and I thought I was going to die.  Then I never did ecstasy again. I didn’t turn happy.  So, I didn’t see what the big deal … Read more

What Was the Most Rewarding Moment of Your Life?

This is a story that I’m embarrassed to share, as it is not something that I have done or accomplished myself. It isn’t even something I should feel rewarded about. Yet, for some reason, when I reflect through my life, this is the only moment that stands out. Quite frankly, I’m hesitant to even tell the story, … Read more