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How to be yourself (how many times have you heard that?)

It’s easy” She said. “Just be yourself” She said. My eyes began to roll… Firmly engraved on the Holy Grail of cliché advice read the words “Just Be Yourself” This Swiss-army-knife, you-better-believe-it’s-not-butter! McDonald’s chicken-nugget of conventional wisdom seems to be the answer of all of life’s burning questions and apparently everyone but you, has figured it out. ...
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Confessions of someone who decided to go for it

There was a time in my life when I was selfish. Apathetic. I played video games 16 hours a day. I dropped out of high school, twice, and I didn’t give a sh*t about what anybody thought. At the same time, I was depressed, I was lonely, and I had no friends. ...
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Why you need to stop following your passion and do this instead

WARNING: New research finds “Follow Your Passion” is the worst advice you’ve EVER heard (and offers a weird new alternative). How's that for a clickbait headline? A bit much, yea? But it's true. It's also confusing, right?? Of course it is. You've always been told that you're supposed to chase your passion! Your parents, your ...
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The 2 reasons why being socially introverted is a good thing

I’ve always wanted to be an entrepreneur. I have also always been socially introverted. I first discovered what entrepreneurship truly meant when I was 13. That summer my older brother introduced me to the world of personal development, additionally a friend of his told me to go into business because it would ...
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The #1 characteristic of successful millennial entrepreneurs

I have spent the last 5 years learning to deal with what I call 'brain fog' and evolving myself to turn this struggle to focus into a strength for me as an entrepreneur. Throughout this journey, I have discovered that focus is what can make or break a millennial entrepreneur. Successful entrepreneurs all face this ...
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How to build self confidence (4 things you need to realize)

Hint: you might not deserve to be confident. One of my favorite quotes of all time (that coincidently changed my perspective on how to build self confidence) was delivered by Steve Jobs in an interview: “Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you, and ...

How to overcome uncertainty and change the world

This post is for my peers who feel like there is more to life than what our western society considers the norm. If that sentence turns you off, that’s fine. You don’t have to read anymore of what I have to say. I hope you have a fulfilled life. If that sentence resonates with you, you ...