Remember an Introvert has Feelings Also

Extroverts don’t understand introverts. How could someone not enjoy socializing, parties, getting up on stage, and performing? On the other hand, introverts think extroverts are crazy people. Let me tell you how I came to terms with being an introvert. read more →

Call yourself a Professional? Show yourself off!

Do you want to be seen as a professional? You need to act like one, spend the time, money and effort to create an attractive and interesting brand. read more →

There Ain’t no Such Thing as a Free Lunch

Is there really such a thing as a free lunch? Nothing is ever free, and that applies doubly so for the internet. That “free” service you are using is actually costing you far more than you might think. Always remember that when something appears to be free, that you or somebody else is paying somehow. read more →

One of the Surprising Secrets to Success

One of the secrets to success is reading books on all subjects, and both fiction and nonfiction. The more you read, the more you can effectively interact with others. read more →

The Biggest Contribution Of Ferris Bueller To Humanity

Ferris Bueller has something to say about his famous day off. It’s all about getting out of your comfort zone to experience life and see what’s out there. read more →

Stop Being Ignorant and Stupid

Do you enjoy being ignorant and stupid? Or would you prefer to be intelligent and knowledgeable? Which condition is better for decision making and a long life? About 10 years ago, I enrolled in Phoenix University, and one the first class on the schedule was about plagiarism and citations. The second class was all about.. read more →

16 Habits to Break to be More Successful

You want to be more successful and to lead a happy life? Dump some bad habits and you’ll feel a lot better and achieve more. read more →

Burn Your Bridges so You Can’t go Back

Conventional wisdom says you must never burn your bridges. Always be ready to step backwards. Screw that. Burn those bridges and move forward. read more →

Work Towards Your Own Goals

In late 2013, it was time to find another job. I’d been at Trader Joe’s for 20 years, working at the Director, Computer Operations. This was a good job and it was a good company, but times had changed and it was time to move onward. You see, I realized there was a difference between.. read more →

Be a Good Writer and Live the Writing Dream

You have a dream of becoming a famous author making good money. Now you have to do the work to become a good writer – it won’t just happen on it’s own. read more →