Why are Jews so successful? This article will tell you what does—and does not—account for the extraordinary worldly success of the Jews. [Read more…] about Why Are Jews So Successful?
Are you a producer or a consumer? The answer to that question will determine whether you will lose ground in the current economy or whether you will flourish financially. Fortunately, the difference between the two of them is only a change in mindset. [Read more…] about Are You a Producer or a Consumer?
You have probably seen the 1999 movie, “The Matrix.” The movie is pretty campy but it is still an excellent metaphor for modern life. In fact, it is truer now than when the movie was released.
The Matrix is about, ‘Neo,’ a middle class computer programmer/hacker who is living the standard life as an office worker. Through his computer hacking, he is gradually introduced to the concept known as the Matrix.
He meets up with a group of odd people whose leader is a man named ‘Morpheus.’ Morpheus gives Neo the choice of whether he wants to go back to his mundane life by taking a blue pill, or learning the full truth of reality by taking a red pill.
Neo swallows the red pill and he learns that the mundane world that he lived in was a false front that concealed the fact that humanity was being used by an alien race.
There are strong parallels to our modern world. Unfortunately, there is no red pill that will give us instant enlightenment, but there are tangible things you can do to “take the red pill.” In this post, I will give ten steps to unplug from the Matrix. [Read more…] about Ten Steps To Unplug From The Matrix
If you have ever read Napoleon Hill’s classic work, Think and Grow Rich, you know it is probably the best personal development book out there. But even though most of the book is very clear, there are some parts that could use a bit of further elaboration.
One of these is the concept of sex transmutation. It sounds pretty edgy for a book written in 1937, but it is not as exotic as it sounds. In this podcast I talk about what sex transmutation is and how you can put it to work in your own life to achieve success in business. [Read more…] about Think And Grow Rich: The Power Of Sex Transmutation
Regular readers know that I think that our economy is entering a period of transition that might be rough for a lot of people. We are likely to continue to see erosion of the employer/employee job model. The disparity between the very rich and the middle class is also likely to continue to increase.
One of the things that we must do to ensure that we flourish as the economy changes is to relearn the lost art of networking. This post contains some simple techniques that will provide you with an advantage over your peers. [Read more…] about Build A Powerful Social Network