“I only had $ 2.26 in my bank account, not even enough to buy a side of guacamole”.
In 2010, Grant Sabatier, 24, had just moved with his parents after moving from job to job and then being fired during the recession. With less than $ 5 to his name and only three months to find his place, Sabatier knew he needed to get his finances back on track.
His wake-up call came on the morning of August 24 when he wanted a Chipotle burrito for lunch. …
For people that are well-informed with American politics, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, also known by her initials AOC, is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for New York’s 14th congressional district since 2019.
The district includes the eastern part of the Bronx, portions of north-central Queens, and Rikers Island in New York City.
For Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, being a member of Congress requires being available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
But despite her government-related work, AOC has very simple tricks to stay productive and optimistic throughout her day.
Ocasio-Cortez, who sits on the House Oversight and Reform Committee and the House Financial Services Committee and often works until 10 pm, does not intend to do, “a trillion things a day.” …
Every day, people wonder what the world would look like if Steve Jobs had survived his terrible sickness and would still be walking daily into Cupertino’s Apple headquarters. Every chance I get, I contemplate what products would he would be creating that would become the next ‘big’ thing, what business initiatives he would've proposed. Apple, since his death, has certainly done a phenomenal job in keeping itself and its product line afloat. However, it now lacks his persona of creativity.
Steve Jobs was known for being:
A Zen Buddhist.
A Creative Visionary.
An Advocate of Psychedelics.
A Genius marketer. …
Mark Cuban is a serial entrepreneur and the owner of the famous professional basketball team, Dallas Mavericks. He made his fortune through the sale of his own startups MicroSolutions and Broadcast.com in the 1990s.
Mark is also famous because of the famous American TV show, Shark Tank on ABC. He is a passionate reader, as his fellow billionaires Bill Gates and Warren Buffett. In fact, Cuban said his curiosity and constant learning were the keys to his success in business.
Yesterday, while I was watching Shark Tank there was one piece of advice that hit me the most. Mark said,
“Knowledge is the best competitive…
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“The most influential public intellectual in the Western world right now.”
Jordan Peterson is a professor of psychology at the University of Toronto, a widely cited academic figure, and the author of what is currently the best-selling self-development book on Amazon, “12 Rules For Life”. Mr. Peterson has garnered a massive amount of public interest due to his stance on politics, modern issues, and society’s status.
So, what we can learn from him? A lot.
But what I’m going to highlight in this story are the most notable and important ones that helped millions of people do exceptionally better in their lives. You can conquer anything in life, in your career, relationships, women, and society simply by understanding these 4 signs that you can use to measure and improve your mental wealth and power. …
2020 has been an outlier of a year. It’s been rough, tiring, and challenging. Hey, thank yourself for getting through it and maybe this year came to teach us all something. We all know that the greatest learnings in life come from harsh experiences and lessons are everywhere you look. Unlike how social media has made us believe, life isn’t always beautiful and perfect, as a matter of fact, nothing in this world is perfect.
Disclaimer: Don’t get me wrong, the title says mom, but that doesn’t mean it will be the same for you as well. It could be your dad in your case. Choose who is an avid and passionate listener and conversationalist. …
Elon Musk, as most of you already know, is the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors. Originally, he also co-founded Paypal along with his fellow billionaire Peter Thiel. Elon Musk founded SpaceX to enable the colonization of Mars and make the entire rocket building process easier and cheaper. With Tesla, he wants people to lean more green by still being able to drive a stylish car.
Musk is a role model to many, especially to young male geeks. He already set his name in stone that he will be honored and idolized by the upcoming generations.
In recent years, he has also co-founded other companies such as The Boring Company, Neuralink, OpenAI, and SolarCity. There’s just no limit to what his man can do and he’s defying our reality’s expectations. …
Back in the early days of the technological revolution, social media was the escape from the real world. Now, the real-world is considered an escape from the social media world. We are at a point where technology is creating more problems than are solved. Facebook was established to connect people all over the world, now it does more separation than connection. Google was made to provide knowledge and information, now it has become the number 1 source of misinformation. We are now in a world of abundance, of too much of anything.
This story is mainly influenced by three things, Technology, Privacy, and Happiness. Privacy has become this myth where it’s believed that technology renders every person’s life vulnerable and accessible. Technology is progressing exponentially and the more people rely on technology in their lives, the more their lives are exploited for numerous reasons. Being famous nowadays through power technology has as many disadvantages as to its advantages. Unlike reactions from other users, the side effect is built up through time, the reason why you don’t realize it in plain sight. …
Getting into orbit is difficult, but not difficult enough to be a challenge for a well-funded company like Blue Origin. They are taking a different route from SpaceX as they are building a fully functional super-heavy launch vehicle as their first orbital-class rocket, which is technically comparable to a Falcon 9, but much larger and fits. your long-term plans.
Building it from the ground up takes a lot of design work, especially since they’re not iterating on proven old technology like SpaceX, which was funded in part through government contracts with ISS / customers.
Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin is a private space company hoping to send paying customers to space in the very near future. Bezos has often stated the company’s goal is to help bring about a future in which millions are living and working in space. …