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10 steps to write the perfect elevator pitch

Having an elevator pitch ready is very critical not only for entrepreneurs but also for those looking to take the next step in their career. You never know when will you come across someone who could make a difference in your professional future, that’s why having your perfect elevator written and memorised is so necessary. If you follow these easy 10 steps you will be in a position to write your own perfect elevator pitch to take advantage of the next career opportunity you come across. 1. Understand what is an elevator pitch First of all, you need to understand what is an elevator pitch and when will you need one. The easiest way to understand the elevator pitch concept is imagining yourself in an […]

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Being the Lone Ranger

A month or two back, I had an experience in which I felt like I was lonely. I was out speaking to a group of students and had this feeling of disengagement and loneliness based on the response I was receiving from the students, and I began to question my mode of operation. Another example of this is when I made the choice that going out to bars and drinking every weekend was not the best use of my time at the age of 23. I had realized that working 60 hours in five days, followed by two nights of going out to the bars with friends on Friday night and Saturday night to “decompress” was not the best use of my weeks and my […]

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7 steps to slow your financial burn rate

Does your money just burn a hole in your wallet? Are you spending on stuff you don’t need leaving you with no money for want you’d planned? So how do you slow down your financial burn rate? The answer is by getting to grips with the psychology of spending and creating some new approaches that will help put out the fire in you pocket. 1. Be the one that misses out Having the latest item and keeping up with the latest fashion is a trick that’s been going on since Alfred P. Sloan ensured that each year there was a new Chevy model. An that was nearly a hundred years ago. To fight this you need to deal with the fear of missing out. You’ll […]

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How to Fail, so you never Lose !

This is generally how we perceive failure, give or take a few minor details: We see a hole in our life and decide to fill it We dream of the day when we will achieve our goal We research, plan, strategize, agonizing on details for days We seek out our team/community/tribe/buyers/influencers/mentors We invest our blood, sweat and tears putting our plan to action We wait for the hole in our life to disappear We wait some more, after all we have done everything we could Slowly we come to accept the fact, that the hole’s not going anywhere, at least not right this moment Then, it is time to celebrate our Wins If you are asking what Wins, check this: We will never repeat the […]

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3 Important Steps toward Living the Dream

“It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. But there is no real security in what is no longer meaningful. There is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power.” Alan Cohen, Author What does it mean to “live the dream”? Most people think living the dream is getting a great education, landing a job with security and benefits, buying a beautiful home, raising a family, then retiring with a large 401K and traveling. This is the life you see in the movies and the life people portray on their Facebook walls, but is it realistic or just a fantasy? What actually happens when one […]

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12 Mind-blowing Tips for Increasing Your Overall Positivity!

Positive thinking has been very often understood and used in a wrong connotation. People abuse the power of this great practice and suggest that it will attract you money, wealth and abundance. “Be positive and you’ll have anything you want!” No you will not! That’s nonsense, and that’s NOT the purpose of exercising your mind to think this way. This is exactly one of the main criticisms for the movie “The Secret”. Just by feeling good you can’t have anything you want – that is a LIE – Period! The benefits of thinking and feeling positive emotions however, are actually very beneficial and they will trigger other positive phenomena in your life: You’ll put both your spirit and body in a phenomenal vibration. Happiness and […]

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Markers of Success— Understanding the Successful From the Unsuccessful

It is difficult to formulate an equation for success or draw an ideal image of the successful man or woman. It is also not possible to determine parameters to judge the success of a particular person by. There can however be a few points of difference noticed in attitude and work ethics of those that succeed and those that do not. Successful people have a keen sense of self awareness, which is why they are likely to be clear about their goals and oriented towards achieving them. Keeping a journal or maintaining To-do lists, reading every day and being open to talk about new ideas, help them improve and grow as well as keep a track of their growth. Laziness, procrastination, indecision and inability to […]

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10 Tips on How to Do Sh*t You Hate!

One of the greatest challenges to getting to where you want to go and accomplishing your greater goals is having to do all the sh*t you hate along the way! Sometimes knowing we’re going to have to do some things we hate can be a deal breaker and cause us to give up on our efforts before we really get started. That thing for me is exercising! I don’t exactly hate it but I don’t enjoy it either. But I realize that it is a necessity if I’m going to accomplish my long term personal and professional goals. So here’s how to get it done! 1. Have a Great Motivator (GM)! Your “great motivator” should be that thing that you love way more than you […]

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12 Lies You Keep Telling Yourself And Must Stop Now

Do you know your lies can become your truth? Yes, they can, if you repeat them long enough and believe them hard enough. When you allow your dreams to die, your life becomes meaningless, unfulfilling and sad. You are robbed of your joy, your happiness, your gifts and your purpose for being here. Many people live and die and never fulfilled their purpose because they believe the lies others told them. There are so many people with untapped potential and ingenious ideas who will never realize they do because they were lied to and have accepted those lies as the truth. That’s what happens when you have been told over and over again that you couldn’t accomplish your goals and aspirations. Once you believe those […]

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5 Ways to Help Get Out of Debt

Everything is becoming too instantaneous in this world these days, with the advancement of technology. Things like instant coffee, instant food, instant relationships, instant credit and what not?. Gone are the days where you order for something and wait patiently for weeks or months before you could actually lay your hands on it. The more instantaneous everything in life becomes, the more humongous is the trouble that comes along with it. Instant gratification is a phenomenon, where one tries to achieve everything in life without much planning and forethought. It is just quenching that underlying emotional thirst at that instant without thinking about the future. It applies to each area of our life, and the most important one is finance. Think how many times we […]

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