I’m going to be taking some time to plan new directions for this site and my content in general. Here’s what I’ve learned so far in running it, and here’s some things you can learn from my successes and mistakes—especially if you make content of your own.
Think Level 2 is the tough one? I just posted a new video talking about it. Link below the fold.
This is first and foremost a finance website, but if you follow my content, it’s probably because you have some interest in self development, because my content tends to have that angle. This article is a warning though on taking it to extremes, and why self development is a useful tool, but it’s not your final destination.
This is a follow up video to the first one that I made on the CFA Program. In it, I go deeper into the mindsets needed to pass, based on some of the comments that I got on the first video and some points that I thought needed to be addressed.
I just finished up a new YouTube video on networking, going beyond the basics that you’ve already read or heard about elsewhere. Check it out at the link below.
Clock is ticking. Here’s a quick video that I made about how to prepare in those final days.
I wanted to write this article to talk about going for what you want, and why it is that people don’t get what they want. A lot of times it isn’t that they can’t go for what they want; it’s that they just don’t.
People call it different things: being in the zone, flowing, hyperclarity—the book Flow by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi goes over this phenomenon and how to achieve it.
I was having a conversation with some friends, and the topic was good and bad personal relationships, but a theme that it reminded me of was the idea of having standards, versus having entitlement. Here’s how it applies to your career, and here’s mindsets to watch out for that can hold you back from getting the level of success that you really want.