There I was. 21 years old. $24,000 in debt. I thought it was normal. I thought everyone had car payments. I thought debt was the only way of life. The American way. I also couldn't sleep at night, because I was so stressed. I had no plan for an emergency, other than to go into more credit card debt. That's when I got angry. A good motivating, driving anger. An anger … [Read more...] about 75 Must-Read Books on Personal Finance: The Ultimate Money List
I published the top 75 books on personal finance and it was insanely popular. Now it's time for the "best of the best" productivity list. Yes, that's a total of 150 books I'm recommending between the two lists. I hope your to-read list is growing! I'm here to help with that. I've been reading on productivity for years. Just like with personal finance, I've read some … [Read more...] about 75 Books to Boost Your Productivity: The Ultimate Productivity List
We could all read more to improve our lives. It seems like, no matter how many books we want to read, we always feel like we don't read enough. Sure, we may get lost in fiction books, and that's great (I've actually been reading a lot more fiction lately), but as far as reading books on the areas of our life that we want to improve, we're often lacking. Here's the … [Read more...] about Reading: You’re Doing it Wrong
Do you have "your" chair? Your favorite spot? A recliner, a rocking chair...the porcelain throne... I realized that I was spending hours each month sitting in my favorite chair and using my time doing practically nothing. So what did I do? I literally just moved the current book I was reading from the end table across the room to the shelf right beside my favorite … [Read more...] about How Ten Feet Helped Me Read 5 More Books Last Month
Every time I read about creating new habits, the term "daily habits" always pops up. You've probably heard it before... "You must do this habit every day to make it stick." "Your new habit should be a daily practice." I always had the question: "Does that really mean every single day?" Even weekends and holidays? I've finally figured out the best way to approach … [Read more...] about Do You Really Have to Practice New Habits Every Day for Them to Stick?