Author Archives: Under30CEO

New Connections: How to Become Instantly Memorable

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When the chips are down, and everyone does the same old crap, what can you do to stand out from the rest when making new connections?

What value can you offer? How can you help the person you just met?   

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Want to be Really Happy? Hack Your Inner BS

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Wouldn’t it be nice if you could get out of your own way?

Get rid of the things that are holding us back and hack your mind to be more productive, less stressed, and happier? Wouldn’t it be great if we could see the world with an objective lens instead of through tainted glasses?   

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Here’s the Real Reason You Aren’t Successful (Yet)

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We do it right. We do everything right. We get the right internships and jobs. Network with all the right people. Put in our time. Pay our dues. And expect to be rewarded with the pot at the end of the rainbow—the money, fame, and power that’s supposed to transform us into the people we want to be.

And we still never see success…   

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Why I Didn’t Settle for a J-O-B and You Shouldn’t Either

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Are you on the right track? Are your goals matched with what you really want to do?

In case they aren’t, I’m going to walk you through the process I went through once I decided to throw in the towel on a j-o-b. And I’m going to show you how to take the steps required to live life on your terms. Even if you’re happy with the work you’re doing right now, read this puppy, think about where you’re heading…   

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Are Canned Networking Events the WORST Places to Network?

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As you’ve likely heard many times: Spend minutes a day practicing your networking skills, and you’ll be amazed at how your relationships dramatically improve over time. So we all head to carefully choreographed meet-ups, over-staged social events and agenda-driven networking meetings. And we often leave disappointed.

The real key, and something most people completely miss, is where to go to perfect networking…    

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No More Networking… Let’s Build Real Relationships!

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Most everyone agrees: it’s important to connect with other people.

Typically, however (and I’ve been guilty of this myself) the approach most people take is horrible. We go into every interaction with the intention of seeing what they can get out of someone else…   

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