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Will Smith, Akon, and more say Plan B Sucks!

Settling is not an option, therefore “Plan B” is NOT an option. Anyone who has ever achieve a high level of success knows that simply having a “Plan B” sets you up for failure. This video contains a montage of notable people from various backgrounds saying the same message…”Plan B Sucks!” Social Bookmarking

Plan “B” Sucks! THE BOOK

It’s finally here. Our long awaited and highly anticipated book, Plan “B” Sucks!: WORK ON YOUR DREAMS, AND NOT YOUR BOSS’S. We would like to thank our loyal fan base for sticking around as we spent the past two years writing this book. It goes in depth about how to and achieve your own goals […]

What is Risk?

A common misnomer we often hear is, “Isn’t that risky!?!”  Starting a business, investing in the stock market, buying and selling real estate, etc.  What you have to understand is that risk is nothing more than “unknown certainty” or lack of information.  Why is one motivated to fly 20,000 feet in the air on an […]

Is a Headphone Deal the New Sneaker Deal?

Well Dr. Dre, P. Diddy, 50 Cent, and Ludacris thinks so. After the successful launch of Beats By Dre, Diddy quickly jumped on board with Dr. Dre to launch DiddyBeats. Now the rest of the hip hop community seems to be jumping on board. This year 50 Cent and Ludacris have both announced headphones lines […]

Lady Gaga New Years Goal of 100 Million! looked at what Lady Gaga’s potential earnings could be for 2011 by compiling estimates from concert ticket sales, album sales, and stategic product placement deals. Check out an excerpt from the article: She also has a talent for moneymaking. Gaga raked in $64 million last year by our estimate, making her the seventh highest-paid […]

How much is your time Worth?

Okay, I have an exercise. Recently, we talked about jobs, products, services, and saving as different ways to make money. What I want you to do is take out a sheet of paper and write down all the things you can do that people will pay you for. Some easy things could be babysitting or […]