The Corporate Assholes I Worked With For A Year

I worked at a gym called Philadelphia Sports Clubs (PSC) after returning to the Stated from playing in Mexico and realizing that at age 24,…

The Graduation Gift From My Sister

When I finished college, my sister drove out from New York to Altoona, PA for the graduation. Latoya was doing it, at least from my…

The Contract Story: How I Helped Bally Total Fitness Go Out of Business

I worked at Bally Total Fitness as a salesperson before I got on playing pro basketball. Back then, Bally had a tried-and-true process for selling…

Why Waking Up Early Works for Me – And Will For You, Too

If you followed me on Snapchat (@drebaldwin), you would see the skyline image I post every morning. When I’m home in Miami, that photo is…

I’m More Accomplished. Am I Happier?

Happiness: a Mental or emotional state of well-being. Two years out of college, I still lived in my parents’ house. I worked at Foot Locker,…

What College Major To Get The Best Job?

Wat should I major in in college to best position myself for a good job? Someone snapped me this question today. This is a really…

How To Put Yourself On

If you are like many of my blog readers, you are seeking opportunity in some form. You want to start a career. Or get a job. You…

How To Work For Me

If you didn’t know, yes, I’m looking. Many people have come along; most have not lasted — all for the same reason. Here are some…

Being Un-Hirable Makes You Un-Fireable

I’m sure I am un-hirable. The reason is not because I’m bad at interviews: I actually have a solid 70-80% close rate on job interviews…

How To Lose A Lot Of Weight — FAST

I used to work at a gym called Bally Total Fitness. I was one of the best membership salespeople in the building. When I would…