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Archive for May, 2011

Be good at what you do and play nice

Over my many years working for a large company, the one thing that I have learned above all else is the importance of managing your reputation. Now, by saying this, I do not mean that you need to become everyone’s friend – far from it. The importance of having a wide range of friends is [...]


If the World Ends 6 Days from Now…

I found an interesting website through twitter today and it made me think about a few things. The website is for a group who honestly believe that the world is going to end on May 21, 2011. The actual date was predicted by a guy named Harold Camping who is President and General Manager of [...]


What’s Your Peak Time?

My career is a pretty standard 9-5 (which usually goes 7-5) with some flexibility in my weekly schedule. I usually work from my home office once per week and have an offsite client meeting once a week as well. The problem is that this is not an ideal schedule for me to produce in my [...]


Taking Time to Think

I’ve been re-reading The 4-Hour Work Week and I realized that I’ve spent the last few years rushing through life and not really taking time to think! Although 2008 to 2011 have been my best years ever, I really feel like I have drained my energy and have sometimes left very little for myself (personal [...]