Do You Even Meditate?

To meditate properly, you need to be sitting in the full lotus position on top of a mountain just before the sun rises. As the rays of the celestial body crest the horizon, an eagle will land near you. If this does not happen, you’ve done it wrong and will gain no benefits whatsoever from […]

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Weapons of Influence #1: Reciprocation

The art of persuasion comes in many forms. We’ve been reading , by Robert Cialdini, and quickly realized it’s got far too much depth to review in a single episode. So today, we start our series on the weapons of persuasion — starting with the rule of reciprocation. You’ve almost certainly participated in this rule […]

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How to Crush Job Interviews

For many, a job interview is the final challenge of your youth – the step that concretely separates you from your childhood as you leave school and head into the wonderful world of bills and responsibilities. Unfortunately, many of us still reach that challenge feeling a little unprepared. In a perfect world, being great at […]

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How to Go from Merely Good to Truly Great

Some companies are born great, but not everyone can be so lucky. If you’re decently well-off, but not quite Apple or Disney, can you cross into their world and achieve greatness? In Jim Collins’ , he tell us the answer is yes — and of those that made the jump, there are quite a few […]

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