With the oppressing heat of the summer comes lots of perspiration. In psychological terms, pressure can also make us perspire under the heat of competition. Besides the sweat factor, pressure also makes us go to our dominant response. This is one of the oldest psychological principles-we go to our main habit under stress. I call […]
Heidi Shierholz, an economist for the Economy Policy Institute, said the Class of 2014 will be the sixth consecutive graduating class to enter the labor market during a period of profound weakness. Put bluntly, the college graduates who just received their diplomas will taste the bitterness of adversity in this job market. They will be […]
Matt Kuchar, the RBC Heritage champion, looks like he has a hitch in his swing. Right before he takes the club back, he picks his club off the ground and hovers it for a split second above the ball. Then he proceeds with his backswing. This maneuver is actually his trigger to kick start his […]
Experts have called him the Steve Jobs of the car business. Elon Musk was raised in South Africa and as a young boy was fascinated with computer programming. He sold his first game programming at age 12 and was destined for Silicon Valley. Out of college, he started his first company with his brother, and […]
American Hustle,” while one of the year’s best movies, also teaches us a powerful business lesson. Bradley Cooper plays a fumbling FBI neophyte who wants to make a quick name for himself. He entices Christian Bale and Amy Adams, whom he catches on a con, to help him learn the con game. His goal is […]
A great self-help book is worth its weight in gold. Many people believe they should read self-help only when they are depressed or feeling worthless. Rather, most self-help books focus on the other end of the continuum. A great self-help book helps you to live a more fulfilled existence and find authentic happiness. One of […]
This is part of his Emotional Toughness Training Course. This video talks about how to develop a concentration routine and improve your focus.