Archive for the ‘Working’ Category

Note: This is a guest post by Michael Rank of History in Five Minutes Podcast In the late 1800s, a doctor visited a wealthy couple in New York to examine their sickly son. He was severely asthmatic, a condition often fatal in those days. Dr. Dudley Sargent told him that due to this condition and  [ Read More ]

Categories: Attitude, Learning, Working

A while back, I read the story of how Colonel Sanders built Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC). It’s an inspiring story, and I learned a lot from it. You might want to read the complete story yourself, but here I’d like to share the lessons I learned from the story with you. Without further ado, here  [ Read More ]

Categories: Attitude, Working

The Two Levels of Optimizing Life

Posted by Donald Latumahina 3 Comments

To optimize your life, there are two levels you need to work on: macro and micro. Macro deals with optimizing the direction of your life, while micro deals with optimizing your day. You need both to fully optimize your life. Macro includes things such as:

A while back, I read Launch by Jeff Walker. It’s a good book on online business, and I learned a lot from it. But there is an interesting statement there that I’d like to explore here. In the book, the author stated that the most important concept in business for him is “opportunity cost.” It  [ Read More ]

Categories: Thinking, Working

How Has Your Year Been?

Posted by Donald Latumahina 12 Comments

We are now at the end of March, which means that a quarter has passed in 2015. So I think it’s a good time to reflect on how your year has been: Has it been a good year so far? Have you achieved some of your goals? Are you on track to achieve your other  [ Read More ]

Categories: Purpose, Working

Money, of course, plays an important role in our lives. While it’s not everything, it can help you achieve your goals. That’s why you should always increase your financial intelligence. An important part of financial intelligence is learning how to build wealth. I recently read a good book on that titled The Millionaire Fastlane by  [ Read More ]

Categories: Finance, Working

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