Personal Growth

Why it’s okay for women to ‘ghost’ their job interview.

Not communicating why you didn't show up to your job interview, or ghosting, is perfectly fine with me. You don't owe that company an explanation for why you just weren't interested, or something better showed up. There are authors and career coaches out there who believe that, and I quote Karen Elizaga, "one must always… Continue reading Why it’s okay for women to ‘ghost’ their job interview.

Personal Growth

How to Ask Questions like a Billionaire

Wealthy billionaires ask better questions. With better questions, they get better answers. With better answers, they get better solutions. With better solutions, they solve bigger problems. How do I know how billionaires ask questions? Simple, I've read books and papers written by and about them, including Ray Dalio of Bridgewater;¬†Warren Buffet; Carl Icahn; Steven Jobs.… Continue reading How to Ask Questions like a Billionaire

Personal Growth

Frustrated at Work, I Threw a Chair at My Boss…

When you're frustrated, really ticked off, everything becomes a target. You hope that destroying the obstacle that's pissed you off will solve your problems. Okay, I've never actually thrown a chair at someone, but I have kicked them over. Shoved them against my desk. I've been enormously pissed in my life to the point people… Continue reading Frustrated at Work, I Threw a Chair at My Boss…

Personal Growth

It’s More Important to Maintain Success than Just to Achieve It

We love the thrill of accomplishing a goal. We struggle, grow, and then achieve the reward: An experience, emotion, our creation comes to life. Our hunger is satisfied, and then we ask, "What's next?" Success coaches say to aim for greater goals. You reached a plateau, and if you don't push yourself higher, you'll push… Continue reading It’s More Important to Maintain Success than Just to Achieve It