Tag: Entrepreneurship

Deciding to Change

So, things aren’t going the way you want them to. Maybe you’re depressed, out of shape, and you wake up unmotivated. Maybe your finances suck; or, you just feel unfulfilled and would like to accomplish more. You have this idea, this vision, of things being better – of you being better. And, you realize things […]

To Sum Up Self-Help

Virtually every self-development book points its reader to the mind and to the adjustment of some beliefs/perspectives. After reading a few, it’s not difficult to realize that those who’ve dedicated themselves to finding the secrets of success and happiness understand well that life is created from within first. Our potential is tenfold with the proper […]

Security from Money

Our culture has been filled with many myths revolving around financial education. In addition to separating our daily life into work and play, these myths have conditioned people’s minds to view money completely backwards from what it actually is. Like a tail that tries to wag the dog, we try to get more money, pursuing […]

How to Win in Competition – Realizing the Enemy

I’ve had the pleasure of meeting and getting to know many different individuals, in many different walks of life; each with their own views. A topic that has been floating in and out of my attention recently, which is relevant for all sorts of people, is competition. There can be competition in nearly everything we do […]

Bruce Lee’s Thoughts on Adversity

“Adversity causes the mind to think properly. In a time when everything goes well, my mind is pampered with enjoyment, possessiveness, etc. Only in times of adversity, privation, or mishap, does my mind function and think properly of my state. This close examination of self strengthens my mind and leads me to understand and be […]

The Business is a Dojo for the Entrepreneur

“A dojo is a miniature cosmos where we make contact with ourselves – our fears, anxieties, reactions, and habits. It is an arena of confined conflict where we confront an opponent who is not an opponent but rather a partner engaged in helping us understand ourselves more fully. It is a place where we can […]

The Story of the Jobless Man

A smart but jobless man applied for a desk job position at an office of a very big corporation. The employer interviewed him, then gave him a test; the man passed. “You’re hired” the employer said. “Give me you’re email address, and I’ll send you the application to fill, as well as your start date.” The […]

Using Honesty to Reach Goals

Being human is an interesting experience; we always want more. What it is, isn’t the topic; but just the feeling that there’s this drive inside each of us, that perpetually persuades us to “grow”. It could be physically, financially, intellectually, spiritually, romantically, or whatever; we’re driven, especially in the west, by our desires to “better”. […]