Align Your Goals with Mentors & Accelerate Your Progress

Align Your Goals with Mentors & Accelerate Your Progress

I've tried every goal setting system under the sun. Setting rigid 1, 2, 5 and 10 year goals. Envisioning my exact life in 20 years. Writing down a concrete list of things I want to get done with a time-to-achieve-by date. Writing…
Work in Australia then Travel the World

Work in Australia then Travel the World

You're graduating college soon, you'd like to travel the world but you're not sure where to start. Teaching English is a popular option with unlimited employment opportunities if you're a native English speaker. Just head over to Dave’s…
3 Reasons that Travelling alone is awesome

3 Reasons that Travelling Alone is Awesome

Travelling alone gives you the best chance to learn about yourself and grow as a person. Not only that, but it’s fun as hell! When you travel alone you have a bunch of unique experiences that you wouldn't necessarily have if your buddy was…
Are You Stuck? Change Your Beliefs to Change Your Life - Alpha Doctrine

Are You Stuck? Change Your Beliefs to Change Your Life

I'll make a wager with you, let's risk $10. My bet is that you have not consciously chosen the beliefs that are dictating your success, happiness and way of interacting with other humans. That's unfortunate.. If you do nothing about it the…

Travel for Pennies on the Dollar with Workaway

Workaway is the website that let me live in Ukraine for two and a half months, learn Russian, and spend about $400 in all. The concept is similar to Couchsurfing, except that you stay with your host longer, food may be included, and you’re…

How to Use Social Proof to Get Laid

Social proof = using advantageous circumstances to make yourself appear more attractive. Here's a few examples of how this can play out. Luke lives in Las Vegas and goes to the same club a couple of times a week. He's a social guy and has…
How to Make Friends with Cool Guys

How to Make Friends with Cool Guys

I have a lot of experience meeting and making new friends. From the stoners to frat kids to Ivy League graduates with ambition, I've spent time hanging out with a huge cross-section of guys. I've learned a lot about friendship, with some common…
You're Talented! What are You Going to Do With It?

You're Talented! What are You Going to Do With It?

It's easy to appreciate your talents when you can throw a football into a garbage can at 40 yards or do long division without a calculator. However, more often than not our unique talents are not so visible. Just because they're not easily recognized…

The Real Reason Motivation Sucks and Discipline Matters

I'll start with a quote from Jocko Willink, the master of discipline. The following is taken from this candid podcast he did on the Tim Ferriss show. Accomplishing your goals is not about motivation, it's about discipline. - Motivation is fickle,…