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Couple of months back I read an article in the newspaper. It is about a guy interviewing Sir Richard Branson on how he did his marketing for his Virgin business empire. It caught my attention and I read that article to the end. The guy who interview Sir Richard Branson was also running businesses and wanted to get the word out. So he asked the business leader to give him some advice on marketing a…

Do you know that most people who set goals did not achieve their goals? They set a new year resolution by the end of the year, and then they go and celebrate the new year, forget about what they have set. Most people barely take consistent action for more than 3 consecutive days. Are you one of them? There is a book which I came across some time ago that truly changed and helped me…

Have you ever ventured into any business, poured in tons of effort and put in a lot of your time, but ended up the business is a failure? Or you heard success stories from others a few months right after you quit the business? I believe you can relate if you built businesses before or if you are in sales. Sometimes things may seem so difficult that you quit, and only to find that others…

Do you want to be successful? Of course! Who would answer no to that question? 🙂 Well, I love to read books and read a lot of them. Especially in the field of personal development and business success. I come to the conclusion that if you want to achieve the same amazing results like those super successful people, you have to adopt their personalities, think like them and act just like they do. There are…

Have you ever heard about the story of the grasshopper and the ant? If you never heard about it before, this is seriously going to be a MUST-READ for you. If you have heard about the story before, do you know that there is an interesting life lesson we can learn from? Let me cut it short, the story goes like this… There are 4 seasons that we will be going through in this world,…

There are 86,400 seconds in a day, and only you have the power to decide on what to do with these seconds. You could choose to make these seconds count, or to simply let them go to waste. Most people would say that they would, of course, use these seconds as wisely as they could. They, however, often do not know how. Wasting time is a common scenario among people of all ages. What makes…

This guy is really fascinating! Jack Ma, one of my favorite entrepreneurs beside Trump, Steve Jobs, Richard Branson, etc, has a totally different way of looking at his businesses and growing them. Alibaba is definitely one of the most successful internet businesses in China and it can rival eBay and Amazon. If you want to learn more about Jack and his businesses, you can always Google for more about him. What I would like to…

This is a topic that most people talk about most of the time. This is especially through after you have grown up and ventured into the working world. When you were still a kid, being happy is simple. Your father gives you a sweet and you will feel happy. Your mother hugs you and you feel loved and happy. Someone brings you to the shopping mall or gives you a toy, you will feel happy.…

I love short stories that come with life lessons. And today this is one I considered one of my favorites. Here’s the story… A few good friends come along and chat with each other. One of them starts complaining about their work. He said, “We, the workers, work the longest hours and we spend the most effort into the work, but ended up it is the manager that gets the praise and the boss of…

Success is often linked to riches; when you have a net worth amounting to billions, or even millions, you are successful. In connection to this, most people think that being rich is dependent on the family in which you were born into. If you were raised by rich parents, then you would automatically grow into a very successful person. This, however, is not always true. Having resources such as money and connections to aid you…