Posted in May 2012

Develop a Vision for Your Life

“The vision that you glorify in your mind, the ideal that you enthrone in your heart, this you will build your life by, and this you will become. “ – Anonymous “I can teach anybody how to get what they want out of life. The problem is that I can’t find anybody who can tell … Continue reading

It’s More Than How Smart You Are

“It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.” – Rene Descartes Among one of the most popular misconceptions student arrive to university with must be that the ‘smartest’ students are at the top of the class. They somehow picture a young savant quickly skimming through the … Continue reading

The Mystery of Going Viral

There’s a couple guaranteed million dollar ideas out there… but figuring out how to make something go viral MUST be one of them. If you could plug something (a product, article, news item, game, etc.) into a website box, and make it go viral, you would most certainly be a millionaire (or, more likely, billionaire). … Continue reading

People are the new Precious Commodity

In a start-up, there are a couple key resources: people, money, idea’s (which come from people) and technology (even if you aren’t a tech company – it’s your secret sauce – and most of these come from people too). From what I understand, money used to be the hardest one to get – entrepreneurs would have … Continue reading

What Wall Street Needs: Financial Twitter

Jack Dorsey, if you read this, I really think this idea could a great strategic development for Twitter! I have had this idea for a while, and the more I think about it the more it makes sense. What Wall Street needs is a markets driven/focused twitter! Let me elaborate. The Key Problems The two … Continue reading

I Need YOUR Feedback… AGAIN!

Last time, I promise! (For this month at least). I need you – yes YOU, the person reading this – and your intelligence to give me some feedback on the table of contents I have put together. Firstly, I want to say thank you to everyone who gave me feedback and input – there was … Continue reading

Are Free Services Becoming the Norm?

I haven’t blogged this weekend because I have been knee deep doing a project on something called Payment for Order Flow (if you didn’t get to, read my blog post on it, it will blow your mind). In the midst of my research, it began to dawn on me – how many more services will … Continue reading