Why You Might Never Succeed Even with High IQ

Have you ever wondered why your boss, who likely has a lower IQ than you, occupies a higher position than you, makes more than you, maybe even climbed the corporate ladder faster than you? So you’re smart. Why won’t you succeed even with high IQ? The fact is that generations of management and leadership have…

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Five Secrets to Create Your Own Luck

Happy birthday to me! Well, not exactly me, perse. Happy birthday to ITsolopreneurs! It was pretty much one year ago when I started putting fingers to keys and crafting the beginnings of this blog. When I look back at how 2016 went for ITsolopreneurs, I have nothing but pride in how far the blog has…

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How to Create a First Impression Worthy of Optimus Prime

First impressions. It should be no surprise to you that you get only one chance to make a first impression. That applies to anywhere in life: meeting a friend for the first time, a blind date, an interview with a new recruiter, or company.   According to Carol Kinsey Goman on Forbes.com, people form their…

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How to Gracefully Jump onto a Moving Train

The Myth about the ONE Thing Talk to any productivity expert, and they’ll tell you that in order to get optimal productivity, you need to be able to focus on one thing at a time. Even I wrote on  in my post “How to Build an Empire with The ONE Thing,” that we need to…

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