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Which Foreign Language Should You Learn?

I'll be blunt with you. I don't care who you are or what you think, if you're constantly surrounded by people who speak a language you don't understand (e.g., you're living abroad), then you must absolutely learn that language. Not only is it a requirement, but it...

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The Maverick Mentorship Program

Last year, I unveiled the Maverick Mentorship, a mentorship program that aims to help other guys (and girls) break away from conformity and achieve many of the things they've wanted to achieve for a long time. After spending the month working with ambitious men, I put...

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Ukraine Is On The Verge Of Total Collapse

As I write this from a typical "Stolovaya" in downtown Kiev, Ukraine, I realize that I've developed an addiction to this country. Out of the 85 or so countries that I've stepped foot in my life, Ukraine is the only country that I have returned to no less than five...

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How To Build A Bulletproof Personal Brand

If you want to make money, you must forget about making money. Seriously, don't even think about it. Always start with value. Value is the currency that binds human relationships and makes the world go around. It's widely known that the reason human relationships...

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How To Redesign Your Life From The Ground Up

I'm a huge believer that no matter where you're in your life, you can always reinvent yourself. Identity is flexible. We can remold ourselves into whatever we want. All it takes is some effort and a complete transformation can be readily achieved. Throughout my life,...

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Life Is A Series Of Experiments

I'm a planner by nature. I love planning long term. I can't help it. As in months and years. For instance, this month I'll work on this. Next month I'll work on that. November is for a specific project. December is for another project. The first six months of next...

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“Take My Money, You Idiot!”

While I found Chiang Mai to be a cozy and charming city, I yearned for a big city feel. After all, as a New Yorker, I was used to big cities. I needed the drive, the energy, the chaos and the hustle that only a big city can provide. Bangkok did the trick. A quick and...

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