Let’s talk about something that may sound non-intuitive when it comes to achieving your entrepreneurial dreams.
It’s a line of thought that many of the twenty-something “gurus” touting their greatness on social media today would push back on. It’s a way of approaching the whole concept of work-life balance with some unique potential to optimize the use of your present resources while constructing a nice launch pad for future success while also maintaining your present way of life in the meantime.
What is it?
When I was just starting out in the world of work it took me a while to get my career track figured out. I went from one job role to another in various industries, wasting too much time in a scattered and arguably chaotic fashion throughout.
But it doesn’t mean this was all bad either.
If you’ve never been betrayed by a friend, consider yourself lucky.
A betrayal, in many respects, is one of the more egregious things a person can do because it typically comes from someone to whom you’ve opened yourself up in a multitude of ways.
And in fact, misdirected vulnerability is one condition which lays the groundwork for betrayal.
We all want to get better.
Some do this through reading, taking courses, or going to seminars.
And these approaches are all great.
When I was a young man, I considered success to consist of fame, fortune, and other materialistic endeavors.
In reaching a milestone in age this year…
The Stand (Anchor, Reprint edition August 7, 2012)
I’m finally wrapping up the The Stand by Stephen King.
And, one thing to mention before we proceed… There are some spoiler alerts for some of the content interspersed below.
The Stand is truly a magnificent novel…
For many people, job hunting can be a daunting task. This is especially true when you’re down to your last savings, and in urgent need of some great work.
While writing this post, I’m on the couch sipping on some delicious Starbucks Pike Place Coffee courtesy of my apartment’s single cup touch screen coffee machine. I’ve tried all variations of Starbucks coffee…