If you are looking to start 2015 off right or just read over the holiday break, here are some books you not only can’t go wrong with, they might just change your life.
What we need from you is to take the time to figure out why people behave the way they do, what incentives they are responding to, and how that can be changed.
Being outnumbered, coming from behind, being low on funds, these don’t have to be disadvantages. They can be gifts. Assets that make us less likely to waste our time, our energy, or potentially even our lives.
I learned that binge reading is more fun than any other way.
The most important question a writer asks themselves is: What do I have to say? But more tactically, I think there are two other critical questions that writers need to ask themselves.
Read what keeps you reading, read what makes you better.
The boxer who loses but celebrates their opponent, the football player who offers a hand to the player they just tackled. The partner who lets someone else get all the credit.
Here’s what those same people haven’t told you: your passion may be the very thing holding you back from success.
The world would be a better place if artists, entrepreneurs, executives and creative types got better at explaining and selling what they do. More great stuff would break through in this attention economy we live in.
Especially if you work on anything remotely internet related. Because the amount of people making obscene, life-changing amounts of money doing what appears to be very little work is essentially infinite. Let me tell you, it doesn’t matter how well you’re doing, these people can make you feel like a chump.