Watch YouTube Video Here The mouth is a powerful tool. It can speak things into existence, and it can also chop us off at the knees. With such a powerful tool comes responsibility to use it properly. It’s like having the sharpest knife in the world. You can use it to surgically save […]
What if it wasn’t too late, you weren’t too tired, and it wasn’t impossible? Don’t waste the lessons of a life survived by not using them to design a life worth living. Imagine you had the keys to the DeLorean, the time machine that could take you back in time and visit your old […]
Watch YouTube Video Here You don’t have goals. You have vague wishes and dreams that disappear at the first minor distraction of an aimless life. That is, unless you write them down. A new year is coming. New hope, new dreams, but unfortunately it is often the same old us. Time keeps passing as […]
If you don’t live with intention, it will be no accident should you fail. Success starts every day, the minute you wake up. Morning routines are about intention. The dictionary says intention is a thing intended; an aim or plan. Without it, we are adrift at sea, another day, aimless in life hoping to […]
We’re a society of quitters that stink at quitting. What if success were more about starting the good than quitting the bad? There is an immense focus in our society about quitting. No, I don’t mean giving up on your dreams or goals. I mean actually quitting those things that are bad for you. […]
Imagine turning the stress of your desk into a strategy for success As is evident from my previous articles, it’s clear that I’m not a big fan of how we allow corporate America to entrap us in a soul-sucking job that is not designed to pay us what we’re worth, stresses us out, and […]
The joke about the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still just a rat (I didn’t say it was a funny joke.) I did it. I was 37 years old. I had given 20 years of my life to corporate America as an engineer and manager. I did everything I was […]
You build it and they profit. You rent it and they own it. You give your life and they live the life. Is this what you signed up for?
It’s unnatural. All of it. The corporate America experience we call the rat race is really a maze in which there is no solution and no cheese at the end.
Get up, sit in traffic, sit in our cubicle, eat something, sit in our cubicle some more, go home, complain about our day, and then do it all over again. And we dare to wonder why we’re so stressed out, underpaid, and underappreciated.
Before we get all up-in-arms about that Nigerian Prince that wants to wire us money, let’s take a look at the more deadly scheme happening much closer to home. We’re not just talking about losing our life savings, rather saving our life.
Here are the three ways corporate America is akin to a pyramid scheme and what you can do about it.
If you’re lost in a sea of unhappiness, sometimes it’s worth reaching your hand out to anything that floats. If you’re going to reach out into the self-help realm, here are the top 5 books you should find quickly, grab tightly, absorb over and over. They just might save your life. Each of these books […]