Archive for "Career & Business"

Writing A New Book: Week 1

Building Your Brand, Career & Business, Change Feb 27, 2015 2 Comments

booksLast December I had a sudden flash of inspiration to write a book called WHY MAVERICKS & OUTSIDERS RULE AND HIPSTERS FOLLOW THEM. I decided that it would have 80,000 words and be roughly 180 – 200 pages long. Read more »

How to Access Your Power

Career & Business, Change, Goals Jan 21, 2015 No Comments

Do you find yourself struggling to reach some of your goals? Would you like to discover how to overcome those blocks that stop you from achieving success? Have you decided that this year will be your year to finally make things happen? Read more »

Taking the Leap

Career & Business, Change Aug 25, 2014 No Comments

This story is designed to inspire & give courage to anyone who is on the verge, and feeling called, to quit their job in order to pursue something more meaningful. This is part of the Taking the Leap resource, a database full of real-life stories from people who have successfully gone from job dissatisfaction to career emancipation. Read more »

How To Get Tons of Believers & Supporters

Building Relationships, Building Your Brand, Career & Business, Connecting Aug 18, 2014 No Comments

Recently, I’ve been reflecting at how lucky I am to have so many friends that not only look out for me but also help fill up my social calendar. I’ve been so blessed this Summer to get so many invitations to attend BBQs, picnics, dinner or events. What makes it harder to believe is that I never Read more »

How To Have An Awesome Life

Building Relationships, Career & Business, Change, Goals Jul 29, 2014 2 Comments

I recently got to attend an event called VANCOUVER’S BIGGEST EVER NETWORKING PARTY on July 24 at the five sixty night club in downtown Vancouver. It was organized by Jonathan Chow of SparkMetric, who also created the SOCIAL INFLUENCE FORUM where I recently gave a talk on Read more »


Building Your Brand, Career & Business, Change, Goals Jun 17, 2014 2 Comments

Not a very encouraging blog title, isn’t it? After all, wouldn’t you rather learn the opposite, which is how to make as much money as fast as you can minus the effort and heartache?

Well, let me share a story with you of someone I know that I thought was Read more »

Magnetize & Attract Good People Into Your Life

Building Relationships, Career & Business, Connecting Dec 13, 2013 No Comments

Many people struggle to connect with people that they’ve just met. People who attend my relationship-building courses say that one of their biggest challenges is getting people interested to know and like them the first time that they meet. Although I teach people how to achieve Read more »

How to Increase Your Credibility

Building Relationships, Building Your Brand, Career & Business, Connecting May 17, 2013 2 Comments

Romantic Couple at Gatwick AirportOnce upon a time, people would say “You must come to dinner” just to be polite or “that’s very interesting” when they really mean the opposite (read “What British People Say. What They Really Mean. What Other People Understand.” for a comprehensive list of archaic “polite society” comments). And incredibly, Read more »

How To Fulfill Your Destiny

Career & Business, Change, Goals May 01, 2013 No Comments

Do you believe in destiny? Here’s a powerful insight related to destiny:

Your thoughts become your actions
Your repeated actions become your habits
Your habits become your character
Your character determines your destiny Read more »

Surviving The Christmas Holidays

Building Relationships, Career & Business, Connecting Jan 18, 2013 No Comments

Family PhotoDid you get together with your family recently over the holidays? It’s great to get together with them isn’t it, especially if you live far away and don’t see them that often. Personally, I enjoy the experience because I get to see my folks who are now in their 80s. I guess I’m pretty lucky to have both my parents still around. Although they’re part of that Read more »