Tag: self development

  • Why security is an illusion and what you should do instead.

    Why security is an illusion and what you should do instead.

    The United States of America was founded by a group of guys who made the risky decision to go against the British and the crown. They were willing to risk everything they had for an idea of a new country, a new world that was founded on principles of liberty and a true democracy. One […]

  • 13 reasons to invest in income producing real estate.

    13 reasons to invest in income producing real estate.

    If you aren’t sold on why you should have real estate in your investment portfolio, maybe I can share with you 13 more reasons why you should consider it. I am not stocks and bonds guy. I don’t believe in giving money to companies that I don’t believe in. I also don’t want to invest […]

  • 5 Attributes of great Real Estate Investors

    5 Attributes of great Real Estate Investors

    I have watched over the last 15 years of my real estate investing career the different attributes in myself as well as others and what made me and them successful real estate investors. Some of these I may have had pieces of naturally, however, I have had to continue to develop and grow in each […]

  • Book Summary: Atomic Habits, the greatest book ever written on “habits”.

    Book Summary: Atomic Habits, the greatest book ever written on “habits”.

    Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones is a book written by author James Clear. The book provides a comprehensive guide on how to build good habits and break bad ones. Clear argues that small changes can lead to big results, and that the key to success […]

  • The real reason interest rates are at all time highs

    The real reason interest rates are at all time highs

    A few years ago I made it my mission to better understand how the financial markets work and the economy as whole work. The reason I care about this and you should care about this, is because it impacts our everyday lives in the things we spend our money on. And more importantly are investing, […]

  • 3 mistakes investors make when calculating Net Operating Income (NOI)

    3 mistakes investors make when calculating Net Operating Income (NOI)

    There are several numbers and metrics you should look at when you are investing in a business, but this metric is one of the most important ones for real estate. And yes when you build a portfolio of income producing real estate, it is a business. In real estate, NOI is used exclusively to determine […]

  • Pennies into Fortunes

    Pennies into Fortunes

    Years ago, I listened to one of the most prolific speakers of a generation. He was already dead by the time I learned of him, but I bought everything he had ever written and everything I could buy that he had recorded for listening. He changed my life and therefore changed the trajectory of life. […]

  • 3 takeaways from the book “Think and Grow Rich”

    3 takeaways from the book “Think and Grow Rich”

    “Think and Grow Rich” is considered to be one of the best business books of all time for several reasons. The book was written 86 years ago and has stood the test of time across multiple generations and is still listed by many people as one of the, if not, the best business books of […]

  • 5 Great Business books that have stood the test of time and scrutiny.

    5 Great Business books that have stood the test of time and scrutiny.

    It is difficult to determine the top five business books ever written as the selection can vary based on an individual’s perspective and what they are looking to gain from a business book. However, some of the most highly regarded and widely read business books of all time include: It’s worth noting that these books […]

  • 5 Books that will make you unstoppable in 2023!

    5 Books that will make you unstoppable in 2023!

    As a known very voracious reader, at least amongst my peer group. I have a lot of people who reach out to me and ask me for book recommendations quite often. This morning I was thinking about some of the recent requests I have had along with the fact that it is a new year […]