Key Combinations [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In sports, a disciplined and mentally tough athlete can will himself pretty far in his game. High school, definitely; maybe even college ball. With a…

The Invisible Sell [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I saw an image on Instagram where the GLeague shares the story of a player who made his way from a GLeague Open Tryout to…

She’s Uncomfortable [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I spoke to Anna by phone one day. She was at Whole Foods. She lamented that there were a lot of thirsty men in the store, staring…

Job Shaming [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Actor Geoffrey Owens used to play Elvin on The Cosby Show (the only show we religiously watched as a family every Sunday evening) back in…

Your Next Job Is Watching [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I went to a Miami Marlins game on Labor Day. Marlins stadium, which isn’t very large, was about 20% full, and half of that 20%…

How They Treat Commodities [Daily Game]

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The first job I got hired for out of college was a fully commissioned field (out of the office) sales job — selling landline…

Opportunity Where There Seems To Be None [Daily Game]

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]I used to play for a traveling basketball team called the Harlem Ambassadors. The Ambassadors were billed as a “show basketball” team, similar to the…

How To Quit Before They Fire You [Daily Game]

I got my first job at age 15, working the register and occasionally serving tables and boxing up pizzas at Pizza Hut. Once I realized…

Don’t Build A Ladder To The Moon [Daily Game]

I’m a regular listener of the Tim Ferriss Podcast, where Tim “deconstructs the habits of world-class performers” to the tune of 2- and 3-hour interviews…

“Act Like You Want It!!!” [Daily Game]

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Depending on your age and interest in basketball, you may know Shaquille O’Neal only as the very-deep-voiced TNT analyst who always gets into a funny…

Professionalism, Working On Your Game and Fake News [Daily Game]

I’ve written about Victor Oladipo before. The image you see above comes from Oladipo’s trainer, and you can read the caption for yourself. Appreatly, Vic was…