The Value of Being a Millionaire

“Become a millionaire not for the million dollars, but for what it will make of you to achieve it. After you become a millionaire, you can give all of your money away because what’s important is not the million dollars; what’s important is the person you have become in the process of becoming a millionaire.” […]

By MWD Posted in Goals on May 15, 2017 0 Comments Continue reading
Want to Know

Towards the end of every episode of his wildly popular podcast, Tim Ferriss asks guests a series of questions he labels “Rapid-fire.” They’re basically the same set for every guest so each interviewee has a few questions they can prepare for. One of his standard questions is: “If you could put one billboard anywhere, with anything on […]

By MWD Posted in Learning on May 12, 2017 One Comment Continue reading
MWD BoM: May 2017 – The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

“Clutter has only two possible causes: too much effort is required to put things away or it is unclear where things belong.” ~ Marie Kondo The calendar has flipped and it’s time for a new title in MWD’s Bestowed Book-O-the-Month. For May of 2017, I’m giving away a copy of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying […]

By MWD Posted in Books on May 5, 2017 8 Comments Continue reading
Opportunity is in the Eye of the Beholder

In late February of 1946, Raytheon engineer Rod Spencer went to work with a peanut cluster bar in his pants. The snack was not for him. He liked to break the bar apart and feed it to the squirrels and chipmunks during his lunch break. On this particular day, Spencer’s furry little friends went hungry. […]

By MWD Posted in Action on May 2, 2017 0 Comments Continue reading
The Joy of a Home Library

Someone once told me that one of the ways you can judge a person is by comparing the size of their television to the size of their library. I love movies so I’ll admit to owning a ridiculously sized tv. But I love books even more than movies so the size of my library dwarfs […]

By MWD Posted in Books on May 1, 2017 One Comment Continue reading