time management tip # 21: the quantity quality myth

The quantity quality myth is something I’ve argued about time and time again. In fact, I often find myself in the minority on a lot of issues. But when you consider that only 5% of the population is able to become wealthy, I guess I’m doing something right. The big mistake many people make is…

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being a teacher is powerful

“It’s not how much money we make that ultimately makes us happy between nine and five. It’s whether or not our work fulfills us. Being a teacher is meaningful.” This is a quote by Malcolm Gladwell that really hit home. I love teaching. I love being able to make a difference in people’s lives. I started…

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effective time management strategies

If someone were to ask me today what to invest their time learning, I’d have to go with effective time management strategies – No contest. Look, I’ve spent a lot of time on this site creating a bunch of content… 522 articles to be precise. That’s a heck of a lot of time right there.…

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How important is marketing to a business?

Every business owner and entrepreneur is set an unenviable task: to figure out a way to succeed. From the products you sell, how you sell them, where you sell them, the packaging, the aftercare, the logo, even the name, everything makes a difference. But as I learned from the late, great Gary Halbert, the single…

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No One Tells You How Hard Entrepreneurs Have it

Who doesn’t love a rags to riches tale? Almost daily we hear of another person who has come from obscurity and is now sitting on a goldmine (so to speak) with their new app, product or service. Unfortunately, we also hear tales of other people who have lost everything. Choosing to be an entrepreneur means you…

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21 lessons I learned from living in Japan

Things change… England was all I knew. It was all my family knew. And then everything changed. One day I was told that we were moving to the Philippines. Being seven at the time, I had no clue what that meant, but I found out as we made it our home for six years. I…

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The Best FREE Marketing Material Out There (and more)

Today I feel like doing something different… As you probably already know, I spend a lot of time studying. On the train, in my car, during lunch, on my breaks, in-between meetings, after my family goes to sleep, in the morning…whenever I have a few minutes to spare and I’m caught up with all my…

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why every kid must learn how to lose

I love watching my son grow up… It seems like just yesterday that he was spitting out sounds so desperately wanting to be understood. Now he tells me things about bugs I never knew. Slowly, but surely, I feel the baton is being passed forward. He may be only six, but in the blink of…

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19 Lessons I Learned As A Teacher

Isn’t it weird how things turn out? Little did I know that a summer job back in 1991 would change my life forever. To graduate from my high school I remember being told that I had to do 200 hours of community time. Now being in Bangkok at the time, and not speaking the language,…

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Fitness Coach Sumi Singh shares her secrets to a better body

I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again… You’ve gotta love FB. Sure, we spend more time than we should scrolling down our Newsfeed, searching for long lost friends and checking out the latest news that’s trending…but still, it’s pretty dang powerful. I’ve been able to reach out and talk to millionaires, share my ideas with…

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