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Despite starting with a $2 Million fund, Greg Isenberg almost lost everything

Greg Isenberg. Source.


Whatever your goal, start by fixing your surroundings

Beautiful brown woman smiling behind computer screen
Beautiful brown woman smiling behind computer screen
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“Environment is the invisible hand that shapes human behavior.”

  • If your desk looks like a warzone, so will your mind. Chaos will invade your thoughts and sabotage your work.
  • If all your friends talk about are beer, TikTok, and Netflix, you’ll never grow.
  • If all you eat is processed and junk food, you’ll feel sluggish all day. You won’t move your legs for a walk, let alone work out.
  • If you spend your breaks watching people flex…


They’re all free but can make your writing feel premium

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Some call it Appropriation Art; others call it fraud

A graffiti of a cat with the word “copy” next to it.
A graffiti of a cat with the word “copy” next to it.
Image by Mabel Amber from Pixabay — modified by the author.

What the heck are NFTs?


An honest guide on how not to lose your money

Photo by Mikhail Nilov from Pexels modified by the author


This sentence is one of the biggest tricks your mind plays on you — and it’s hurting your psyche

Photo by Nong Vang on Unsplash

Story #1


In 2010, Irin Carmon and Ryan Holiday brought a family business from valued partners to collateral damage

On the right Irin Carmon and on the left Ryan Holiday.
On the right Irin Carmon and on the left Ryan Holiday.
Image created by Nabil using Wikipedia


Good advice isn’t always straightforward

Woman thinking and finding a solution.
Woman thinking and finding a solution.
Picture created by the author. Source: Alex-green @Pexels


He hit two birds with the same psychological stone

Left to right: Mcfly, French President Emmanuel Macron, and Carlito.
Left to right: Mcfly, French President Emmanuel Macron, and Carlito.
Left to right: Mcfly, French President Emmanuel Macron, and Carlito. Source

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