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04 July 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Why stop half-way?

I love Book Depository and I even use it as an affiliate scheme. But that is not why we are here. When compared to Amazon they usually have the same prices when you add up international shipping and customs (me being in Europe and all). Why I buy at BD is these little book markers [...]

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16 June 2011 ~ 0 Comments

Hindsight smart-asses!

I am going to be very short. I love books, I love improvement of any kind and I love people explaining stuff. Why do I hate Books where people write how they made it big? Well because they talk from hindsight. I would really really love to see someone document their travels in making millions [...]

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25 January 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Why work is so much like a video game!

Think about it! Working a job is analogous to playing a video game. How did I come to this conclusion? It is just something that materialized while working this January. I will present my idea in comparing work to a role-playing-game (RPG later on). A typical RPG starts of with yourself creating a character. It [...]

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24 January 2011 ~ 2 Comments

Why I don’t buy and sell websites anymore?

The title today could also be “How to navigate a minefield when trying to buy a website?” or even “How to cheat someone when selling a website?”. In the early 2000′s I started creating some sites trying to see how to get some passive income rolling. After a couple of misses I managed to hit [...]

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12 January 2011 ~ 1 Comment

AdSense pays Chuck Norris more then everybody else!

Recently I was able to acquire a piece of information from my contacts inside Google. This might shock you a bit but there are more privileged people in the AdSense program. As they say “We are all equal, just some of us are more equal!”. After digging through a list of those who get a [...]

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11 January 2011 ~ 1 Comment

What Poker thought me about life and business?

Why wouldn’t I start with a disclaimer? Poker is a game of skill, it is not gambling. Poker at its basic is a simple game. There are 52 cards and anywhere between 2 and 10 players. The rules are clear and enforceable. Everyone has the same chance of winning if the skill factor is removed. [...]

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10 January 2011 ~ 2 Comments

What is wrong with cursing online?

There is a term NSFW, often used online when communicating to mark inappropriate content behind the link. Now if you  want to be seen as someone who upholds wholesome values and behaves in a business like manner you will not curse in meetings, e-mails and especially not in the hallway of your office building. So [...]

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03 January 2011 ~ 0 Comments

What is wrong with bad workers being fired?

In modern company life getting hired into a good position is pretty hard. On the other hand getting fired is even harder. Why does this happen? Let us examine three ways a job can go: up, down and nowhere (yeah I know it is just two ways). 1) If you want to progress in your [...]

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21 December 2010 ~ 2 Comments

What is wrong with book publishers!?

Yeah I do have a Kindle, and it is an awesome tool. I have legal free access to a lot of PDFs and other format books. And read a lot in my spare time. Now I was thinking of treating myself to some wholesome gifts in book format. As I recently moved and my landlord [...]

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