Categories
Networking

The Five-Minute Favor

In business and life, any five-minute favor is worth your time. Give without any expectation of return, and good things will happen.

Categories
Hustle

Always Call Customer Service. Always.

They say everything is negotiable. Maybe that’s an overstatement, but so few people really take full advantage of that maxim. I’m not just talking about negotiating on price; in fact, I’m not going to address “haggling” at all. Instead, let’s discuss customer service with regards to past purchases. In the 5+ years that I’ve been […]

Categories
Hustle

Free Time? Not Free.

More free time. That’s what everyone wants, right? You know–Working for the weekend. Retirement. But what is free time, really? A couple hours to binge Game of Thrones or catch up on The Bachelor. (They tell me that The Bachelor escaped the house, made a break for it, and was on the lam. “They” are […]