" "The way you carry yourself will often determine how you are treated: In the long run, appearing vulgar or common will make people disrespect you. For a king respects himself and inspires the same sentiment in others. By acting regally and confident of your powers, you make yourself seem destined to wear a crown." "48 Laws of Power (Law 34)

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The New And Explicit Definition of an Excuse

Excuses are our friends. Whenever we need one to bail us out of an obligation they are ready and willing. Sure we don’t say that they are bailing us out of an obligation but sure enough they are. I want to help us kick away the crutch of the Excuse We have relied on them…

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How To Be An Overnight Success With This First Law of Business

What makes us so angry about overnight successes is not their success. We’re angry because everyday out of nowhere another company brings in millions in funding while we silently pay our daily dues. We lay our soul, sweat, blood, tears, savings, family and spouse’s anger onto the altar of our dreams with only the hope that…

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Why You Should Plan All The Way To The End

A couple of months ago I started reading The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene.  It’s been a great read and some nuggets of truth on the human condition and psychology in using power to get what you want. Law 29 really peeked my attention because it addresses why most people fail at reaching their goals….