Book Review: My Story by Jo Malone

This is a remarkable story of an amazing entrepreneur. Like it is really really remarkable. Known around the world for her eponymous brand of fragrances, Jo Malone tells the remarkable and inspiring story of her rise from high school dropout to beloved business success. She left school at 15 and worked for her mother, learning…

Book Review: Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss

This book is huge, 674 pages, it's intimidating. When I browsed through it, I saw weirdly structured chapters so my initial impression was, may be not. And then I saw Seth Godin, and then I said hmmm maybe. If you occassionally read my thoughts on this blog, you will know that I'm a Godin fan.…

How to find work that you love

When we find ourselves stuck in unhappy careers, it is often the result of a fundamental misunderstanding of what truly motivates us Back in 1976, two economists, Michael Jensen and William Meckling, published a paper looking at why managers don’t always behave in a way that is in the best interest of shareholders. The root…

My tooth does not hurt

If there is one thing that can keep you miserable the whole night is a toothache. That is not something you think about very often, is it? (Not my tooth, your tooth). You don't even think about your tooth when it is not painful. When you have a toothache, on the other hand, it is…

Your soul print

Not many people know this about themselves, but just like you have a personal thumbprint, you also have a unique energetic imprint, soul-print, that quietly influences the scenarios, people, outcomes and ‘coincidences’ that are drawn into your reality. Throughout most of your life, have you noticed your career and finances following a similar pattern? Do…

That famous elephant in the room

We talk about “the elephant in the room” when there is an issue that cannot be spoken about, even if everyone knows it is there. It can be very destructive and stressful as people affected by the issue cannot address it and people around them can feel the tension. As a minimum, it is distracting.…

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Feel free to let me know... ... if I can help you with anything. ... if you would like for me to prove myself on the job. ... if I could help with welcoming guests at your event. ... if I can maybe get an internship at your company. ... if you ever need a…