Category: BUSINESS

28
Jan

2019

My honeymoon in India

I always talk about living my version of a Rich Life, and I’m so excited that I get to share a small window into that with you in the form of my six-week honeymoon. There were multiple stops. My wife Cass and I got to share an experience of a lifetime with our parents in […]

26
Jan

2019

3 powerful habits you need to jumpstart the new year

Imagine a dozen dominoes lined up in a row. Push the first domino and what happens? They all fall down. Now take that same dozen and double it. No, triple it. No, wait — add 15,000 dominoes, branching off into a bunch of crazy shapes and designs. Now, push the first domino and what happens? […]

24
Jan

2019

3 strategic ways to achieve your goals

Goals are great — but often, the ways we achieve those goals are tedious, time-consuming, and (let’s face it) boring. Some examples: To run a marathon, you must train and run dozens of miles each week. To write a book, you must sit down and write thousands of words each day. To clean your house, […]

21
Jan

2019

How to set goals and achieve them with the RIGHT reward

Chocolate can help you lose weight. No, seriously. It can. Or at least that’s what Charles Duhigg, habit expert and author of The Power of Habit, says: “Although it seems like very dissimilar rewards, it’s actually very similar in a neurological perspective … What happens is that chocolate is an extrinsic reward. You’re eating it and […]

4 toughest interview questions you need to prepare for

So you’ve crafted a winning resume … … written an amazing cover letter … … and you might have gotten a little ahead of yourself and started clearing out your desk. Your hard work has paid off though, because you’ve nailed an interview with the job you want. Congrats! But it’s not the time to celebrate yet. […]

16
Jan

2019

7 ways to buy back your time

If you had an extra hour in your day, what would you do with it? Pick up a new hobby? Learn a new language? Find new ways to make money? What if you had two extra hours, or even three? What would you do then? To most, even an extra half hour in the day […]

13
Jan

2019

My Rich Life in Thailand: Street food, luxury, and $21 strawberries

Here are some photos from the final stop of my honeymoon, which we started in Italy, then Kenya, India, and now — Thailand! We wanted to create our Rich Life in every place, so we planned our dream trip: In the Italian part of our honeymoon, we shared a rare travel experience with our parents, as […]

19% of resolution-setters don’t even know if they reached their goal last year

I don’t do New Year’s resolutions. When planning out goals, I focus on “themes” a lot more, since they let me look at the year ahead with a broad lens. Once I know what my theme is for the year, I can start thinking of creative and meaningful ways to drive toward that theme. Here’s […]

9
Jan

2019

Where Should You Keep An Emergency Account?

Like it or not, emergency accounts are kind of boring. And they need to be. The main purpose of an emergency account is to sit around and wait for an emergency. That certainly limits your options as to where to hold the money. Because you may need the money on very short notice, the safety […]

What to Do When Your Mortgage Application is Denied

You finally found the perfect house, and what seemed like a straightforward process yielded disheartening results. Your mortgage application was denied, and it happened after all the time spent completing mountains of paperwork, answering countless questions, and having long conversations and meetings with your loan officer. So, after getting angry and cursing the world, it’s […]