Featured

Featured

Plant Yourself in Good Soil

View Count: 2530

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (3 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)
Loading...

There is nothing more important to your long-term success than finding and keeping yourself in a healthy environment. I have known so many people out there with incredible talent who insist on remaining in the wrong environment and, consequently, they...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Getting Ahead, How to Succeed 4 Comments  

Your Life Is Controlled by Your Decisions and Your Commitment to Them

View Count: 3498

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Over 20 years ago, I was at a relative’s house in the country and he made a crazy statement (which he appeared to believe) that all Japanese were Jewish, and that was why they were in the process of controlling all the car manufacturing in the world,...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Life Lessons 27 Comments  

Mentors, Attachment Disorders, and Your Career

View Count: 4204

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

When I was 15 years old, I spent a year living with my family in Bangkok, Thailand. We lived in a small apartment tower with about twelve other families. One day, I went down to the lobby of the apartment before going to school and there was a small puppy...

continue reading >>

Filed under Advancement, Featured, The Role of Jobs in Today’s World Leave a Comment  

You Do Not Need to Escape to Get the Life You Want

View Count: 2516

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 1.50 out of 5)
Loading...

I love sports cars. For as long as I can remember, I have been unable to drive by an exotic car dealership without stopping, going inside, and looking at the cars. My wife hates this about me, and she generally stays in the car. In most big cities there...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Life Lessons 7 Comments  

How to Make Any Change You Want

View Count: 1914

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

When I was around 14 years old, I spent several months going to a public high school on the outskirts of Detroit. Within a short time, I met a couple of kids I liked. These kids had all been using “snuff” or chewing tobacco for years. Initially,...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Getting Ahead, Goal Setting 1 Comment  

The Way to Power

View Count: 1517

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

L. W. Rogers’s Self-Development and the Way to Power is a marvelously inspiring book that speaks of happiness as a product of wisdom. Rogers states that a person is either a slave of nature or a master of its law. He believes that suffering is unnatural...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Self Improvement Books 11 Comments  

The Power of the Positive

View Count: 2826

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...

I believe that one of the most powerful things in the universe is the mind. Through our minds we can change the world. Skyscrapers, rocket ships, submarines–everything that exists has been conceived in the minds of men and women. If you think about...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Staying Positive 11 Comments  

Concentration and the Acquirement of Personal Magnetism

View Count: 3358

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Concentration and the Acquirement of Personal Magnetism by O. Hashnu Hara is an amazing book giving us step-by-step instructions on the secret processes of magnetic healing for curing ailments and illnesses. This is a course of lessons on the action of...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Self Improvement Books 7 Comments  

Slipping, Falling Down, Gravity, and Your Career

View Count: 1934

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 4.00 out of 5)
Loading...

Over the past few years my wife has watched a television show called Project Runway pretty religiously. Since she likes to watch television in the evenings after our daughter has gone to bed, I have seen countless episodes of this show. It involves young,...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Getting Ahead, How to Succeed 4 Comments  

Focus, Instead of Going Unconscious

View Count: 2169

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (4 votes, average: 4.25 out of 5)
Loading...

I used to live in a house that had a room overlooking my neighbors’ backyard. I had a little exercise area with an elliptical machine and a StairMaster set up in one corner of the room, and whenever I would exercise, I could look directly out to...

continue reading >>

Filed under Featured, Goal Setting 9 Comments  

« PREVIOUS   showing 11-20 of 481   NEXT »

Job Market

Why Aren’t There More American Day Laborers, Doctors, Engineers and Textile Workers?

By on Aug 14,2020

In this article Harrison explains the economic rule which says - your rewards will be in direct proportion to the value you provide. In your career if you are not providing enough value, the rule will catch up with you sooner or later. In contrast, if you are providing more value than you receive you will probably have a very good career. Companies that provide more value than they receive for their products generally end up flourishing. Companies that provide very little value generally end up going out of business. The law of economics that is always operating in the background is that you always need to give more than you take and be prepared to give.

continue reading

recent posts

Want Powerful Career Advice?

Get my free newsletter and strategies that make people successful



Subscribe!