When you think of productivity, you might picture a person who gets a lot of things done. When I think of productivity, I think of someone who doesn’t waste a lot of time. I think there’s a difference in that. Someone who gets a lot done can still waste a lot of time. They might […]
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You’re reading this likely because you want to learn something, or are learning something new right now. I respect that a lot, many people, after leaving a formal education institution, just kind of stop learning. It’s not that they don’t have a genuine interest in new ideas or things, it’s just they don’t make an […]
While we know that goals can be a waste of time, and simply wishful thinking without a plan and action, knowing what you want, with complete clarity, is very important. I’m talking about long-term. Not the goal for today, tomorrow, next week, or even this year. I’m talking about your ultimate goal. This goal could […]
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Goal setting has become the standard practice before beginning any new venture. Before we start working out, we set a goal for how much weight we want to lose or gain. Before starting a business, we set a goal for how much we want to make. Before starting school, we set a goal for the […]
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In 2011, Occupy Wall Street was a thing. It brought “we are the 99%” into the modern vernacular. Since then, there has been a popular perception in the west that if you’re not making millions of dollars, you’re part of the 99% which all the rich bankers and fat cats are part of the 1%. […]
“It’s too competitive.” “That niche is too saturated.” Too many wantrepreneurs and entrepreneurs give up before the first punch is even thrown. I agree that looking at the landscape of an industry and looking at the amount of competition should be a way to determine whether or not a business idea is viable. However, most […]
The story of how Ray-Ban Sunglasses came to be begins with John Arthur Macready, an American test pilot and aviator as well as lieutenant in the US army Air Corps who served in both World War 1 and World War 2. John A. Macready, a real life Top Gun John was an accomplished pilot. He became […]
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Whether you’re selling a product or a service, trust plays an important role in how customers perceive your business and whether or not they buy from you. The psychological phenomenon known as “social proof” is what you should consider implementing more of into your business. It will allow you to borrow the authority and trust […]
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Have you ever been in awe of how well your competition ranks in Google? Well, now you can use that to your advantage to outrank them. Part of good content marketing is looking at what your competitors are doing well and do it better. It’s really inefficient to randomly throw something out there for Google […]
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When most people hear or think about that 99%, they think of the financial imbalance and politics that come with it. I’m not here to get political with you. Actually, most of the 99%/1% stuff we heard so much about over the last few years is mostly incorrect and misinformation. If you make over $30,000 […]